Archive for August, 2006

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Ping down

The Daily Ping is down and may be for a while.

A longer explanation to come…

Quote meme

By way of some guy named Kottke, going through random quotes until finding five that reflect who I am or what I believe. Feel free to play along.

  • “There would be no great men if there were no little ones.” – George Herbert (1593 – 1633)
  • “To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you’re dead.” – Og Mandino (1923 – 1996)
  • “There is no such thing as a ‘self-made’ man. We are made up of thousands of others. Everyone who has ever done a kind deed for us, or spoken one word of encouragement to us, has entered into the make-up of our character and of our thoughts, as well as our success.” – George Matthew Adams
  • “Man has to suffer. When he has no real afflictions, he invents some.” – Jose Marti
  • “Religion without humanity is poor human stuff.” – Sojourner Truth (1797 – 1883)

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Playing catch, alone

This past weekend at Corey‘s place, I saw a chocolate lab named Shiloh that had learned to play catch with herself. It was the oddest thing I’ve seen in a long time. So, I captured a lo-res video of it: