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Month: March 2011

Opening Day

Opening Day

Unfortunately our whale watching expedition was cancelled on Saturday, so Sam and I ate fried fish and then worked out.  Saturday was a big night for the Los Angeles art scene. Several key galleries had major openings and all around the same time.  The first up was GR2.  GR2 stands for Giant Robot 2, as the original (?) Giant Robot store is in San Francisco.  The gallery/store had a slew of items on sale for donations to Japan. Sam bought…

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Art Walk, Plants, Cameras

Art Walk, Plants, Cameras

Last night, as usual, Sam and I went to the art walk.  I brought my camera, but didn’t feel like taking any pictures of the “Scene.”  Why?  Because I finally did it.  I finally bought a mirrorless SLR camera on Wednesday to replace the old Canon powershot.  I had been waiting for a long time for three reasons, #1 because I thought more of the mirrorless cameras would be released this year (there were rumors last fall, apparently completely false,…

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just relax, guy

just relax, guy

I have had trouble sleeping for many years.  It typically takes me between 30-60 minutes to fall asleep.  During the middle of the week this always got worse.  It used to be because my mind was still active from being in class until 10+pm.  Now I guess it is just the residual mid-week malaise carried over from two years of no sleep in the middle of the week. Concerned for my health, Sam aimed to change that. When I moved…

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