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November 24, 2014 Holiday run with Misa. 44:13 Secondary green path again then Komazawa-dori to Meguro-dori left at the Kinokuniya and back through the park. Goal was 45 minutes, so we did about 2/3 of a lap around the park... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at 的射
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November 21, 2014 1:00:50 Green path to Nakameguro and back via Komazawa-dori. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at 的射
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November 22, 2014 32:22 30-minute run with Misa. Hit the “other” green path and then returned through the Park. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at 的射
I’ve been thinking a lot about running in the last few weeks. I have to say that I’m shocked by how easy it’s been to increase my mileage. Î realize now that my approach to running in the past was... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at 的射
Nov. 17, 2014 Recovery run 36:57 Nov. 19, 2014 Another long one. Added a bit on to Sundays route increasing the run by about a kilometer. I also started a little farther into the route as I waited for the... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at 的射
Long Sunday jog. 1:25:57 Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2014 at 的射
There’s a bakery near Soshigaya-Okura st... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
Nov. 15, 2014 49:41 Warmer today than I would’ve liked, but a pleasant run over all. Would like to get in a string of days before now and Thursday. Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at 的射
Very… I repeat… Very sore today. Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at 的射
"The greatest change we need to make is from consumption to production, even if on a small scale in our own gardens. If only 10% of us do this, there is enough for everyone.Hence the futility of the revolutionaries who... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
A while back my desktop blogging client started to… er…um… shit the bed. I would get errors about SSL from the built-in Flickr interface, the machine would get slow, I’d get the pinwheel of death and I’d have to reboot.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
November 12, 2014 Recovery run. 30:51 Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at 的射
I've decided that rather than count workouts, I'm going to count days with workouts this year. All times are jogging unless otherwise stated. 1. Sep. 8th - 20:06 2. Sep. 9th - 26:29, 7:59 3. Sep. 10th - 1:01:51 4.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at 的射
In a vacuum, when dropped from the same height, which will hit the ground first: a bowling ball or a feather? This is the kind of question that high school physics teachers ask their charges every year. I accepted it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
An intriguing article at The Intercept by Micah Lee about his role in the Snowden leaks. A primer on anonymity and privacy on the web. Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
People here are preparing, psychologically at least, for the next typhoon to make it's way past Japan. Typhoon Phanfone should hit or be passing by the Tokyo area just in time for us all to be heading back to work... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
At about noon today, Ontake-san on the border of Gifu and Nagano prefecture erupted. 32 people were critically injured and 7 remain unconscious. Article (in Japanese). Below is a video taken by one of the hikers near the summit. This... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
Posted Sep 18, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
On our way back from Kamikochi we had an hour to kill in Matsumoto. While we were having lunch I saw a sign for a craft beer festival. It starts this Friday and ends next Tuesday. A great excuse to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
Hiked my 29th (of 100) 名山 on Sunday. It ... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
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Here are the pics of the house that, god... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
Happy belated anniversary! Some nice photos and I love that they were before the advent of digital photography. Apropos of nothing you guys were married on my birthday. --Shannon
Toggle Commented Sep 15, 2014 on Fifteen Years at A Fish Out of Water
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The Dopamine High: from Social Networking to Survival (USC) Facebook Loves it When You Talk About Yourself — and so Does Your Brain Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
Excerpt: We’re advised all the time to restrict our use of social media. An industry has grown up around the idea that being too plugged-in makes us anxious, depressed and insomniac, if not suffering from ADHD. ‘The Shallows’ was one... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2014 at tonari no shibafu
First House of Cards then Orange is the New Black then Bojack Horseman and now the return of Trailer Park Boys. I smell a giant killer. Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at tonari no shibafu