The adventure begins (Insurance claim)

I started digging through paperwork to try to find my claim number from the accident years ago, and after a few minutes, I found the original claim estimate from the insurance company.  I was scanning through it and near the back is a section entitled "Our Promise".  It reads: The... [Read More]

WCF Troubles

I started playing with Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) today. I hit some pretty immediate problems that I'm still trying to work through.I thought a good first step would be to try out a Microsoft Virtual Lab for WCF. There's one called The Fundamentals of Programming the Windows Communication Foundation that... [Read More]

OT: You get what you pay for

Yet another off-topic post... Kelly and I found that the cord on our iron was getting very hot (it has a short I'm sure).  Since I'm not all that handy, we went to buy a new iron rather than trying to fix the cord on the old one. We went to good old Walmart,... [Read More]


Eric Sink has a great blog!  He just posted another article that made me laugh out loud.  For those of you who don't know him, here's a blurb from his About Me page: Prior to founding SourceGear, I was at Spyglass (now OpenTV) for around five years. I served there... [Read More]

OT: This will be an adventure...

This is way off topic, but I have a feeling I'm going to need to rant about this for weeks to come... and where better to do that but here? I have a 2000 Subaru Impreza 2.5RS.  I got it at the end of November 1999.  In early April 2000,... [Read More]