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11.09.2009
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Well, it's miscellaneous Tuesday this week. I had a busy day yesterday.
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I am excited that the Cowboys beat the Eagles for first place in the NFC East on Sunday. I know the season is only half way done, and there's a lot of football to be played, but I am stoked they won Sunday night. I also don't see them losing any of their next 3 games against the Packers, the Redskins or the Raiders, but I don't want to jinx it so I'll move on.
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I had fun in Vegas over the weekend shooting with my friend Joe Photo. I'll be blogging a few from the wedding tomorrow, but every time I go to Vegas I get pumped for WPPI. I am looking froward to going next March. In case you weren't aware, it's now open for registration.
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From the Best of Craigslist: Astronaut needed. I'd apply except I'm over 5'10" and not "relatively trim".
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I saw The Men Who Stare at Goats the other night at midnight. It was ok, but I didn't love it how I thought I would. I think a lot of how much one enjoys a movie is based on expectations. I was really looking forward to this one and ended up being a bit disappointed. If you go in with lessor expectations you might enjoy it more. Take Tropic Thunder for example... that movie looked so lame, but I ended up laughing so much and being quite entertained. Anyway, back to the Goat movie... I saw it when I was really tired and I just wanted to go home and go to bed, so that may have had some influence on what I thought of the film. There were certainly some funny parts, but overall, it kinda drags along and didn't have much of a point.
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I have 1 more trip this weekend, then I am home for the year!
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WSOP final table airs tonight at 6PM on ESPN. I think it'll be good television if you are into poker. There were some exciting hands that played out.
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The South OC Poker league starts at my house on Thursday. Not too late to sign up.
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Yes, I know I've been talking about poker a lot lately. As wedding season winds down, poker season heats up.
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I'm not usually a big fan of contests, but this one has me thinking I might participate. $100,000 in 140 seconds.
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Tweet of the Week
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Speaking of Twitter, I have always had a thing about using all 140 characters when I tweet. It started becoming a bit of a problem, sometimes I'd spend several minutes composing my tweets. I know, I'm a bit touched in the head. Anywho... I'm trying to break that habit. Baby Steps.
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iPhone shot of the week:

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Shout out of the week: Joe Photo. He's the best. Thanks for the trip to Vegas bro!
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T-shirt of the week:

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