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I'm alive. [Sep. 9th, 2008|10:58 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
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Apparently I haven't posted in awhile.

Let me remedy that.

Let's see.... where to resume? Last I pseudo-posted via LoudTwitter (now disabled, you're welcome), I was in Portland for my class reunion. So let's resume there, in traditional, lazy, bulleted-list fashion:
  • went to Portland for class reunion. saw some people. didn't see some people. remembered some people. didn't remember one person. had thought about some people. hadn't thought about a lot of people. really glad to see a few people. etc. not sure this is too unusual from anybody's 10 year class reunion.
  • went to Burning Man again. went kinda solo this year, riding up with random strangers (no longer strangers) and camping with a different set of random strangers (no longer strangers). some good dust storms.
  • i'm totally behind on life/errands/laundy/house/taxes/blahblahblah. still no hot tub despite most the planning/prep done, mostly because i'm too damn busy and never at home to arrange logistics. i guess i work a lot. can't complain, though... work is fun.
  • going to Istanbul & Moscow starting next wednesday (17th). should be fun too. working from Moscow office for awhile after Istanbul to justify otherwise-ridiculous flying time to Istanbul. stupid air travel. needs to be faster and/or easier to book.
  • Seattle couple days after that? tbd.
Maybe I should just post to Dopplr and not LiveJournal. This post is devoid of content.

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[User Picture]From: brad
2008-09-10 07:07 am (UTC)
Yes, no.
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[User Picture]From: lisa
2008-09-10 07:06 am (UTC)
SEATTLE! 5 Spot! Seward Park! Parties!
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[User Picture]From: brad
2008-09-10 07:08 am (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: bostonsteamer
2008-09-10 04:11 pm (UTC)
Double yes.
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[User Picture]From: iseebi
2008-09-10 07:10 am (UTC)
Yay alive!

You're so busy it makes ME tired. ^_~
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[User Picture]From: brandstetter
2008-09-10 09:55 am (UTC)
But it's always good to hear from you.

And, Istanbul & Moscow? Cool! (Except the booking hassle.)
Have a nice trip there. :-)
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[User Picture]From: kippie
2008-09-10 12:02 pm (UTC)
It was great to meet you @ BM ;-)
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[User Picture]From: dblume
2008-09-10 02:57 pm (UTC)
By all means, keep LoudTwitter off.

Having said that, though. I liked it. I'm not interested enough to see multiple twitter comments (within a day) in my feedreader, but am interested enough to see a daily aggregate somewhere.

I wonder if twitter offers that feed too? I should look!

That's the philosophy behind my lifestream's feed. My lifestream still constantly aggregates everything, but the feed only pushes an entry once-a-week. The weekly summary is more interesting and less noisy.
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[User Picture]From: ladyoracle
2008-09-10 03:34 pm (UTC)
I would be interested to see what the Russians have to say about Americans in light of the stuff happening in Georgia.
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[User Picture]From: jope
2008-09-10 03:54 pm (UTC)
I dunno, this post had more content than effing LoudTwitter. Thank you for disabling that.
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[User Picture]From: davidglasser
2008-09-10 04:57 pm (UTC)

no longer stranger

pleasure riding with you. perhaps a little too distracted when we ran into each other later in the week.
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[User Picture]From: firewallender
2008-09-10 10:37 pm (UTC)
We're not friends IRL, but yay Seattle. :-)
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From: ex_bladerun
2008-09-11 01:42 am (UTC)
moscow's fun yeah
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