Monthly Archives: June 2003

Racing Sushi

this website is so cool, it makes me want to cry at how crappy mine is in comparison…. check out the menu in the upper left hand corner..! (need flash enabled): http://www.tokidoki.it/pages/main.html Now listening to: “Paul Van Dyk – The Politics of Dancing (CD2)” Here, stuck at work, I am most definitely not dancing… 8:18…
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Yeah! Wedding time…!

Yes, I realize there’s a Swedish flag on the table. I’m slow, OKAY..!? So nobody told me that the groom was actually from *Sweden*, a fact whih became extremely relevant about midway through my conversation with the groom’s parents, as, despite my best efforts at making conversation: Panda: “oh, you must be so proud of…
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Fun at Pottery Barn

I never knew that Madison had a Pottery Barn. Perhaps that’s because I don’t usually spend inordinate amounts of time searching for armoires done in the “early colonial style”. (Usually…) As we have established beforehand, I am more of an IKEA-type of panda, preferring the smooth curves of brushed aluminum and the made-in-south-east-asia-for-pennies-on-the-euro faux-wood laminate…
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Home of the 15 dollar glass of scotch…

I apologize for the lack of updates recently, I’ve been very lazy, and moreover, it has been extremely hot. Dear god. I sweat just rolling over from my stomach to my back! (imagine me pretty much sprawled out on my floor tarepanda style, with 4 fans blowing straight at me). Wisconsin is pretty mean that…
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Can’t think of anything to write…

i’m trying to get up the energy to write a long winded post on social injustice and all that mess. so far, without much luck. went out yesterday with the lovely kimiko *waves hand at kimiko as she’s reading this*. I nearly embarrassed myself by commenting in japanese how drunk this one blonde haired blue-eyed…
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This is freaking cool.

as an aside, this comes from http://www.hiddenhighschool.com/, which is an excellent resource if you need to sneak out from behind a firewall/net filter. 10:47 am

In honor of pornholio

i give you….confessions of a porn store clerk. also, because i thought it was cool: http://www.humanbeatbox.com – – – as an epilogue to the pornhollio story, he is now banned from the lab. I had to talk to a scary looking police officer for about 20 minutes. *sigh* so that be that. sent in my…
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Busting out the visa card..

after a hard weekend at work, I decided it was time to treat myself to a nice relaxing evening out of the town. So with dining guide in hand (as a curious aside, did anyone know that at least as of 3 years ago, madison wisconsin had (has?) the highest ratio of restaurants relative to…
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I don’t wanna work! I just wanna bang on the drums all day!

I work in a computer lab. On most days, this is a good thing. It means I get to sit behind a desk for 8~10 hours at a time and browse the internet, read some books, catch up on my studies, chat with my co-workers, etc. I have a comfortable chair, a decent computer, air…
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not dead yet…

Not dead- yet! aaaaahhhh!! i know many of you fear i’ve died… but i’m still alive. going to update either tonight or tommorrow, I promise!! I apologize for slacking off – this last week has been hell: trying to get my visa application in order for japan, dealing with the administrative mess of trying to…
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