July 30, 2008 | 3:22 pm
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July 30, 2008 | 1:51 am
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July 29, 2008 | 5:48 pm
When I read A.J. Jacob’s “The Year of Living Biblically,” I wished I had thought of spending a year living like an ancient Israelite. But the book had already been written, and I didn’t know an adulterer to stone, so I moved on to other odd makeovers, like growing a mustache. What then does Daniel Harrell hope to gain from his 30-day Leviticus challenge?
July 29, 2008 | 4:07 pm
I was going to avoid blogging about the magnitude-5.8 earthquake we just had about 40 miles east of my place—that’s what twitter is for. But after a conversation with a few friends, I can’t resist. See, they were worried about their loved ones—spouses, kids, the like. My wife is fine, thank you, but my first concern as I tried to figure out whether I should leave the coffee shop was not her safety or my own but that of my computer.
“Tells you a lot about yourself,” my editor said.
Oh, Mac PowerBook, how I love thee.
July 29, 2008 | 3:16 pm
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