grassyneal's Journal

Getting Up (Getting on up) since 1988

10 August
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I was born two weeks late, and have been working on catching up ever since.
A tall guy, with a wife and two kids, working a nine-to-five doing IT-related stuff for a big company, yearning to either
switch to something that makes more of my potential, or
find quiet resolution in this area of my life, and work on being happier in other areas
80s, 80s music, absolutely fabulous, actuarial science, adam smith, akira kurosawa, alton brown, american history, archaeology, are you being served?, astronomy, austin powers, autodidactism, babylon 5, back to the future, beavis and butthead, being tall, blackadder, board games, books, bookstores, brain picking, british comedies, british comedy, caffeine, calvin and hobbes, capitalism, card games, card/board games, casablanca, cats, cheese, chess, chivalry, chocolate, classical music, classical studies, coen brothers, coffee, comics, computer games, cooking, cs lewis, dark chocolate, david sedaris, daydreaming, debate, desserts, doctor who, douglas adams, dumb and dumber, economics, education, england, enya, eurhythmics, fawlty towers, fine dining, france, garlic, george carlin, good eats, groundhog day, harry potter, history channel, homestar runner, homestarrunnner, hunter s. thompson, intp, italy, james lileks, jrr tolkien, kevin smith, laffer curve, languages, law, learning languages, lilacs blossoming, linguistics, linkedin, lord of the rings, mallrats, marine corps, mark twain, marriage, math puzzles, memento, minneapolis, minnesota twins, minnesota vikings, money, monopoly, monty python, new wave, norman rockwell, npr, office space, oscar wilde, p.j. o'rourke, parenting, pet shop boys, philosophy, pizza, poker, politics, reading, red dwarf, red meat, saint paul, salmon, saturday night live, scrabble, scrubs, sculpture, shakespeare, shel silverstein, sifl and olly, singing, south park, star wars, strong bad, sushi, taverncast, terry gilliam, the beatles, the big lebowski, the onion, the simpsons, the sims, the tick, they might be giants, tim burton films, tivo, tv, twin cities, video games, wallace and gromit, wham, willie nelson, wordplay, words, writing, yoga