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Everything Else

everything that doesn’t fit in any other category; the default category

Civil Whorl

When my first child, Alex, was an infant, I read a study about a possible relationship between the rotational direction of one’s hair whorl and one’s handedness. When I checked Alex’s, I discovered he actually has two. I have no idea what that might portend for his handedness, but he seems to be pretty strongly … Continue reading »

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Welcome, NEXTpittsburgh Readers!

So, the handsome fellow in the photo doing his best Executive Officer Kane impression is me almost 9 years ago at a blogfest. (The other fellow is my good friend, Rob Carr.) That accidental Alien re-enactment was photographed for my 15 minutes of fame in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, in an article about Pittsburgh bloggers meeting face-to-face … Continue reading »

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Family Resemblance

Not a perfect likeness, but… I just hope puberty is kinder to him than it was to me. 😉

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‘Daddy Leaving Me?’

This sad little story happened several weeks ago, but life interfered with blogging. A while back, Joel had to stay home sick from daycare because he had pink eye. After dropping Alex and Lily to daycare, Joel came along while Amanda dropped me off at work. As I left the van, I said goodbye to … Continue reading »

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Go Bald With Me?

I’m currently growing my hair out. I have two reasons, one vain and one selfless. I don’t know for sure how much hair my genes will let me keep, so I’m enjoying my flowing follicular fullness while I have it. I’m not keeping my hair long indefinitely, though. It’s a pain to comb and otherwise … Continue reading »

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