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I have not updated this in a long time.

We're doing a Christmas thing for choir. I like being in choir around christmas - especially since I came back here on the 18th and the first rehearsal was on the 19th.

I can't think of anything to write at the moment.

My other blog looks too much like this one, and I think I'll change it. Maybe.

Image from A Softer World

♦ "Near the Goodhouse building, that green space, it's where they're putting that Tim Horton's Drive Thru."

They are fixing that already pretty good space of road near the Millbrook Mall. Today, to avoid the congested traffic of 1000 people going to the temporary super school, I drove down O'Connell.

I wonder how the new Mayor building (in the empty space where the old co op building used to be) is coming along?

Don't quit your day job, Mr Mayor. You're good at teaching french and history.

I'm giving up on NaBloPoMo, because I don't want to waste my time on the internet.

I'm also re-thinking my blog/journal.

My blog is going to be things I am interested in (however vaguely) and where I'm going to write stuff that people who don't know me might want to read. Lots of categories like space, environment, any books I've read, song I've heard, or movie i've seen (Firefly/Serenity).

My journal is this one.

Speaking of wasting time on the internet, I found a couple of webcomics...

(image from Wasted Talent)

(image from xkcd)
I haven't used this blog in a while. But I need to stop blogging about my life on my other blog. It kind of sucks having two blogs.

♦ That's either a big marshmellow or they stuck toilet paper on the end of a stick and lit it on fire.

List of things to bring campingCollapse )

Every time I get my site working the way i want it to, I start to wonder if I should move to something easier--wordpress, blogger, livejournal. Livejournal and wordpress especially have more of a community.

Diaryland, where I currently am, is old and most of the people on it left years ago. That's a cosmic amount of time in terms of internets.

I get bored of the layout very easily though.
♦ I saw a picture on Ryan's facebook from level two, and decided to get nostalgic (sure beats studying physics).

I like pictures. I also like videos--they move.

Oh, and speaking of pictures from level two...

(teehee I may have promised that I wouldn't put this on...yafro or whatever it was.)

The picture isn't too great but the book is called "How to Dump A Guy". The only problem was that their suggestions were things like "Stop having sex with him".

But the ice show was shiny.

♦ So, I shouldn't be too happy, exams aren't over yet. But it's a likely possibility that I aced that math exam. Except for one question where it didn't cross my mind that the calculator had to be in radians not degrees.

The ice show was really good. The alumni number and the synchro number, looked good from where I was. The seniors number with chairs was shiny, Kalynn did her puppet program and she did spins and jumps with the strings on her skates and her program was shiny, Francine's was shiny too. It was so dark for the finale, with the flashlights, and it looked brilliant.

< / end of me going on and on about the ice show >

Tomorrow, back to studying. It worked for math, why not physics?
The other day, Pacian had a blog entry written as a limerick. And on xkcd there was something about limericks.

♦There are a lot of dirty ones, so look at them at your own risk. Here's a list to some of the most nerdy ones: One about electromagnets, This one's brilliant too, Apparently a lot of stuff rhymes with ridiculously long names of chemicals, A cute one about a guy from Peru, A completely unrelated one about a gal from Peru, Simple harmonic motion here to haunt me, One about integrals that I understand and always tend to do (Forget the C), Another integral one (oh no, not times the 64th power of i), and yet another integral one because these people like integrals too much.

Now for the questions about the songs you can use the same rules as the "your soundtrack" note.

1. Open your library (iTunes)
2. Press shuffle
3. Press play
4. For every question, type the song that plays
5. When you go to a new question, press the next button....
6. Don't lie

1. What do you want to be when you get older?
Sons and Daughters--The Decemberists
When we arrive, sons and daughters, we'll make our homes on the water

2. How do people see you and your significant other?
All that Jazz--Chicago
Come on now, we're going to paint the town...and all that jazz

3. What are you afraid of?
From My Own True Love (Lost At Sea)--The Decemberists
Fourscore years, living down in this rain swept town. Sea salt tears swimming round as the rain comes down. Mr Postman, do you have a letter for me? Mr Postman, do you have a letter for me? A letter for me, a letter for me, from my own true love, lost at sea

4. What do you think of your friends?
How Far We've Come--Matchbox 20
Let's see how far we've come

5. What do you think of your significant others ex?
I'm Gonna Getcha--Shania Twain
Don't want you for the weekend, don't want you for the night

6. How do you feel about yourself?
Follow the Spiders--Harry and the Potters
We've got to follow the spiders into the forbidden forest

7. How do you feel about your life?
That don't Impress me much--Shania Twain *I don't actually listen to Shania twain very much if at all. It just came up twice randomly*
You've got being right down to an art. You think you're a genius, you drive me up the wall, you're a regular original know-it-all. Oh, oh you think you're special. Oh, oh you think you're something else

8. What does your significant other think of you?
No Mermaid--Shaye
I was swinging from the centre of the ceiling, you were afraid to give in, I said I'll always live for this feeling, and you said never again

9. How do you feel about highschool?
Cornelius Fudge is and ass--Harry and the Potters
You can convince yourself that the Daily Prophet has a clue, but I think the Quibbler has a better grip on the truth
Nah...the super school wasn't that bad.

10. What do you honestly think of the person you dislike the most?
Yankee Bayonet--The Decemberists
Look for me when the sun bright swallow sings upon the birch bow high.

11. Do you ever wish you were the opposite sex?
Unloved--Jann Arden & Jackson Browne
All the stars have fallen from the sky, and everything else in between, the satellites have closed their eyes, the moon has gone to sleep
...Heck no never

12. What did you think of your last kiss?
I feel Fantastic--Johnathan Coulton
Driving on drugs feels better when they're prescription, all I know, the world looks beautiful, the world looks so damn beautiful
...Uh yeah still no first kiss

13. What did you do last night?
Give Peace a Chance--Aerosmith
All we are saying is give peace a chance
...On the Simpsons the other day they said "Oh it's one of those nonsense phrases, like ramalamadingdong or Give peace a chance

14. What do you honestly think of facebook notes?
I don't believe in time--Hootie and the Blowfish
Time, why you walk away?
...I waste my time on them.

15. What will be your last words?
I Don't Wanna Die Today--Shaye
I don't wanna die today

16. Whats your favorite thing to do?
Master of the House--Les Miserables
Master of the house, isn't worth my spit

17. How will your summer go?
Imagine--John Lennon
Imagine all the people living for today

18. Will you have kids?
Climb Every Mountain--The Sound of Music
Climb every mountain, ford every stream, follow every rainbow till you find your dream. A dream that will need all the love you can give

19. How do you feel about your significant other?
Shut up and Drive--Rihanna
Can you handle the curves can you run all the lights

20. Finally, Whats one thing you hate?
Major Tom (Coming Home)--Peter Schilling
Send me up a drink, jokes Major Tom. The count goes on. 4, 3, 2, 1.
...Haha send me up a drink...actually I read on the internets that they didn't actually fly drunk, they have a certain amount of time between when they're allowed to drink and when they actually fly.
In the poetry book for english class, there's a poem called The Armadillo by Elizabeth Bishop. But most of the stanzas are about space, not about armadillos. Then I thought of Armadillo aerospace but googled that and apparently they didn't get their name from that poem.

A google search for both seemingly unrelated topics came up with 9 results. Results 1 - 9 for armadillo aerospace "elizabeth bishop". Nobody else has wondered this?