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kapgar
Geneva, IL
Me, my blog, and I.
Interests: a little bit of everything.
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I'm sure most of you have heard of HMOs. As in the Health Maintenance Organization form of medical insurance that a large number of Americans rely upon for their doctoring needs. I realized something the other day while texting my... Continue reading
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I have a coworker who shares a lot of the same interests as I do. Comics, toys, science fiction, some fantasy, the works. The difference is that he's in IT and makes more than me with far fewer bills and,... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at kapgar
But if we kept responding like that to all these sorts of attacks, we'd never leave the house. Then they'd attack us there.
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I won't say nerve wracking. Nervous? Sure. Nerve wracking we'd have been texting her every 15 minutes.
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Us, too.
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I've formulated a similar defense for myself. Thankfully I haven't had to use it.
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As parents, Katie and I made one of the big trust leaps today, we left Nathan at home with his first babysitter. Sure, we use daycare and leave him at her home two days a week, but bringing in a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at kapgar
It seems that way
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As I announced last night, Nathan and I had a boys' night at home while mommy went to see a movie. What I failed to mention was that, after putting Nathan to bed, I got the news alert on my... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at kapgar
Like boys should.
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Have not one bit.
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Mommy went to see a movie with Aunt Jen. What does this mean? BOYS' NIGHT FOR DADDY AND NATHAN!!! Our poor house may never survive. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at kapgar
And then there are our shared friends who dwarf both our totals combined.
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Her other huge hit was the Ozzy duet "Close My Eyes Forever."
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You keep telling yourself that. ;-)
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Today was my deadline. One year ago today, I hit 40,000 tweets. I thought I would set a slightly ambitious goal (for me, not for some) of hitting 50,000 one year later. That "one year later" being today. I was... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at kapgar
I may love modern electronic and independent music and the like, but I have trouble saying no to my old classics. Mostly the old metal bands that I loved as a teenager. I have even gone to see some of... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at kapgar
I didn't want arrest tales. Funny or weird ones only.
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Go cause some trouble, will ya??
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I was talking with a coworker last week about strange encounters with your local "boys in blue," yanno, the police. We both had tales to tell. We both laughed. Now I want to share my weird visits with you and... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at kapgar
Love it. Love it. Love it.
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Do they have scrap radars?
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I've heard great things about RiotFest and Eric and I debated trying for that this year instead of Pitchfork, but we've got seven years of tradition going with P4K now. Hard to stop.
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Now we just need to keep it going.
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I still haven't seen the shower one. I should just to say I did.
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