Monthly Archives: February 2008

Passing gas and digital TV

By | Friday, February 8, 2008 at 7:22 pm

I recently heard a radio commercial on my way to work that startled me.  I couldn’t tell if it was a joke or not at first. It was about passing gas, of all things.  It was a family at dinnertime and the dad says “After a meal like that, I have GOT to pass gas!”… Read More »

Blizzard of 2008

By | Thursday, February 7, 2008 at 7:24 pm

The paper says that we officially got 8-14 inches of snow yesterday, depending on what part of town you were in.  Further North, in and around Milwaukee they got even more—as much as 20 inches.  It’s been an interesting couple days, to say the least.  Here’s my story: I left work at 3:30pm.  Well, actually… Read More »

Snow Sculpting 2008

By | Saturday, February 2, 2008 at 7:26 pm

The photos are now online from our visit to the 2008 National Snow Sculpting Competition in Lake Geneva.  We were there today and it seemed much more crowded than previous years… probably because the weather was decent instead of the below-zero blizzard conditions I remember from last year.  We had to park a few blocks… Read More »