Category: Whining

List-making and pedantry are among my more effective coping mechanisms

January 29th, 2008
Short notes first: Specialist Steenson has left again for Texas, but, as Doug has suggested, we'll be seeing him pretty regularly. Hertz, from my understanding, has now made official its arrangement to outsource IT/MIS to CGI. The "re-badging" pro… more »

As we sticky the wicket

November 2nd, 2007
November has roller-bladed in with all the grace and gentle maneuver of an epileptic hippopotamus. The drama that has taken place in just the first two days makes me want to nap past Thanksgiving. How has the month been treating me? Open book time.… more »

Rats chasing themselves

June 8th, 2007
So here is the job situation that has kept me without internet access for the last few weeks. To sum it up, I'm unemployed. Well, kind of unemployed. More like I start a new job Monday. Unemployment does have its perks: lots of time for naps, my ya… more »

Black Friday

January 6th, 2007
Not so good a day. As recent reports have indicated, about 200 people are "no longer with the Hertz Corporation." Luckily for me at least, the sword of Damocles missed my neck. It didn't miss those of my friends, though. In all, about 100 of the 200… more »

As the departing soul says to the body, here goes nothing.

June 9th, 2006
First off, all those who are pleased by the local music scene, and those who find ear-filling rock to be a good way to spend some time, give a listen to Fist of Five. I'm done at the Worx. The guy I was replacing has come back, and now there's nothin… more »