Category Archives: Irritation

Open Source, Oh How I Love Thee

Anyone who knows me knows that I hate pirating. By pirating I am mostly referring to the practices of using illegal software and downloading illegal music, and only slightly referring to the practice of running around the world on ships … Continue reading

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Don’t Venerate the Pretty Face

When you take her order at Starbucks, don’t give her a complimentary shot of espresso. When she smiles at you in Olive Garden, don’t leave a 20 dollar tip. Don’t let her cut in line at the DMV (Secretary of … Continue reading

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Driving in Portland

When I moved to Portland I knew about all the waterfalls, and the pretty mountain views. I had heard about the rain and the darkness and the fact that people get offended if you look at them funny. What I … Continue reading

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