Found on xkcd.com, Geohashing looks fun. Now I just need to buy a GPS, keep up on the Dow, and right a program to do the hash, split, hex to decimal conversion, and destination calculation.
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May 200819

Vacation!

I'm very excited because in a couple days I will be going with my wife and daughter to Disneyland in California.  We are meeting my parents there for Charlie's first Disney experience, and I can't wait to see how excited she will be.  She's coming up on 21 months and really shows her excitement -- she dances, stomps her feet (like those Irish tap dancers) and waves her arms.  It may sound cute, but it's even cuter to see. Also, between now and then I have a few phone calls setup.... [More]
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May 200805

Seven Years

Today (5/5/2008) is the seventh anniversary of my marriage to Kelly.  I'm sure she will never read this, but I love her more than ever and am looking forward to the next 70 years (or so). We picked this date because 5/5/2008 means the same in the US as it does in European (and other) countries that list the day before the month.  Actually, that had absolutely nothing to do with the date selection.  It was more like "what Saturdays do you have open around May" when we we... [More]
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