Monthly Archives: September 2005

Emergency Button…

…Kita hands over the pizza and I pay him. He keeps glancing over at the alarm going off to the right and the senile old woman sticking her head out the door. I realize that if I don’t do something right now, I’m going to have to listen to that alarm all night long. And Mistar Dominos Delivery Man is my best chance to handle this situation without getting falsely arrested. I grab his arm.
“Kita is it?” I ask, looking at his nametag. I’m certain at this point that he must be no older than 18. “Mate, you need to come with me” I say to him. I take him by the sleeve and pull him over to the woman’s apartment. The old woman starts beckoning us to come in…

How Apple iTunes 5.0 almost ruined my life…

The preamble I suppose I should start off with a disclaimer – I’m not a web design guru, I don’t have a background in computer sciences, and the last piece of “software” I wrote was a piano program for my freshman year C++ class. However, I am an American living in Japan with a job…
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Turning 26…

I turned 26 on Tuesday and I’m too tired to write anything about it. Supar Cuet Pandar logo spotted outside a temp agency window downtown *sigh* Pics from the party and a rant on programming for multi-lingual environments (tentative title: how Apple iTunes 5 almost ruined my life) sometime later this week. And in a…
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Panda Tripping in Tokyo…

I headed over to Tokyo for a couple days on business, then stayed an extra day with a fellow Panda loving friend to go to the zoo and look at the pandas. Not much to write about, so instead you can just enjoy some pictures and perhaps a couple of movies (^_^)v. Those of you…
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