Showing posts from August, 2002
Conversation with my sis...She lives in LA AWhig: how was the weekend? AWhig: you never told me cookwithwine: weekend of mine? cookwithwine: this one or last one AWhig: 3 days ago cookwithwine: went to 2 stanely cup parties and met stars chad lowe and partied with the likes of hilary swank, john cusack, tony danza, gabrielle reese, nev cambell, and a bunch of pro hockey players AWhig: that's weird AWhig: cool AWhig: anything cool happen? any gossip I can spread? cookwithwine: let's see cookwithwine: tony danza was driving his car with a beer in his hand cookwithwine: nothing scandalous happened cookwithwine: nev and john cussack are still dating after a year AWhig: are chad and hillary happy looking? cookwithwine: hilary and chad are married cookwithwine: yes AWhig: i know. did they look happy? cookwithwine: yes cookwithwine: they did cookwithwine: chad is tiny man cookwithwine: he looks 18 AWhig: :-) cookwithwine: it was cool though, both john and cha
I love robot stories... I emailed this to Jay and he said... Bender507 (9:27:02 AM): we;re fucked AWhig (9:27:18 AM): :-) LONDON (Reuters) - A robot has taught itself the principles of flying -- learning in just three hours what evolution took millions of years to achieve, according to research by Swedish scientists published on Wednesday. [More]
My friend Denis was a little disturbed that none of our conversations have been written up in my, here is our last one, which is actually, quite funny... BrunoPuntz (10:56:51 AM): Hey AWhig (11:22:59 AM): yo BrunoPuntz (12:07:43 PM): how come none of my conversations make your weblog? AWhig (12:21:08 PM): not funny enough AWhig (12:21:09 PM): :-) BrunoPuntz (2:14:42 PM): print this cocksucke
another funny one... johncoronella (7:43:24 PM): I'm not having good luck with gender today. AWhig (7:43:57 PM): another snafu? johncoronella (7:44:03 PM): I dropped 3 kittens off today to be spayed and newtered. 1 Male, and 2 females. The vet just informed me that I dropped of 3 males. AWhig (7:44:20 PM): ha johncoronella (7:44:32 PM): BTW: know anyone that wants a kitten?
Raju by the way is going for an arrainged marriage.... Rajujassar (7:39:40 PM): Dan leaves this crew in January, he gets bought out. My crap happend in March and I ask to leave now, they want me to pay AWhig (7:40:22 PM): always pushin' the indian man down AWhig (7:40:29 PM): how's your search for the desi girl? Rajujassar (7:41:36 PM): I have and I like this particular candidate, but I think either her family or she doesn't want me AWhig (7:41:53 PM): you can't tell ? :-) Rajujassar (7:43:33 PM): I haven't even seen her up close, but her father sees me at church and he seems to avoid me Rajujassar (7:44:17 PM): Once he mentioned in another conversation we had that his daughter is out of control and has a big mouth (in our culture that means she's too Americanized) AWhig (7:45:30 PM): ah
Funny conversation with my friend Raju....Bhavik is this golf prodigy kid. We played with him and his father last time I was in Bako. I'm no expert, but he was pretty damn good... Rajujassar (7:07:02 PM): Rich? AWhig (7:07:09 PM): yo man Rajujassar (7:07:34 PM): I'm on your cost, bro Rajujassar (7:07:36 PM): coast Rajujassar (7:07:48 PM): I'm in Virginia until Sunday night Rajujassar (7:08:16 PM): Bhavik is in the US Kids World Championship and I am his caddy AWhig (7:09:06 PM): holy shit AWhig (7:09:17 PM): that's cool AWhig (7:09:25 PM): are you getting your fill of grits? Rajujassar (7:11:33 PM): Not yet, my friend Rajujassar (7:11:55 PM): I'm inside Kinkos in Colonial Williamsburg AWhig (7:12:01 PM): been there :-) AWhig (7:12:12 PM): go check out Busch Gardens AWhig (7:12:17 PM): or King's dominion :-) Rajujassar (7:13:03 PM): The next two days I have to carry clubs for an 11 year old in humid ass heat AWhig (7:13:22 PM): i wasn't go
This sounds a lot like something I read last year about a new hand held computer game where you raised and trained a monster and then challenged other kids to fight their monster. This was all done wirelessly so it was aimed at school kids so they'd play in the hallways, etc. The marekting people identified the "cool" kids at the local schools and gave them free units as part of a study and let them take a couple units to school, in the hopes that because they were trend setters, a buzz would start and all the kids at the schools would want one...Pretty sly. The WSJ reports today (31Jul02) that Sony Ericsson will be marketing their new T68i cellphone/camera combo unit via "shills" to create a grassroots buzz. Specific tactics will include fake tourist couples at popular attractions asking bystanders to take their picture, and "leaners": pairs of women ("actresses and female models") at bars playing interactive Battleship with each other fr