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NYC

If you’re reading this on Friday, I’m on my way to New York. Hey, we’re in New York! I got a gun, let’s go to a Broadway show! Yo, taxi! In the spirit of this trip, here’s a bunch of [...]

June 20, 2014 Blog, Goofiness, Travel

Travelfood

Gratefully, I have not traveled as much as I used to. Despite not leaving the state at the clip I used to, I still find myself living as a traveler much of the time. What does that mean? It means [...]

June 6, 2014 Blog, Travel
Hertz

Hertz

I spend more time than I would probably like in Houston, TX. Approximately 99% of that time is spent on business, and when you’re dealing with a sprawling, spread-out metropolis such as Houston, that means rental cars. And rental cars [...]

May 20, 2014 Blog, Goofiness, Travel
Unitedhour

Unitedhour

According to the Dos Equis Guy, “Happy Hour is the hour after everyone from happy hour has left.” Ok, douche bag. What if happy hour happens while you’re 30,000 feet in the sky on an airplane? Airplane happy hour? That’s [...]

February 7, 2014 Blog, Travel
Cabo

Cabo

Seeing as an you almost certainly wouldn’t want to read a whole week’s worth of posts about my trip to Mexico where the expressed purpose was to do as little as possible, nor would I even be able to write [...]

January 23, 2014 Blog, Travel
Workout Song of the Moment #11

Workout Song of the Moment #11

Since my fat ass has actually been going to the gym consistently, I’ve had to add several songs to my workout rotation. What will follow is a periodic update of whichever song has given me added juice on the lifting [...]

November 12, 2013 Blog, Travel, WSOM
Found

Found

This week is Italy week. From Tuesday, October 22 until Monday, October 28, I’ll post something from my recent trip to Italy. When I travel, I always make sure to pick a handful of key things I want to see [...]

October 28, 2013 Blog, Goofiness, Travel
Romans

Romans

This week is Italy week. From Tuesday, October 22 until Monday, October 28, I’ll post something from my recent trip to Italy. When Kristin and I stepped into Pompeii, we cued up a free podcast hosted by Rick Steves designed [...]

October 25, 2013 Blog, Travel
Vino

Vino

This week is Italy week. From Tuesday, October 22 until Monday, October 28, I’ll post something from my recent trip to Italy. Remember how I lost 40 lbs. over the course of eight and a half months? You know what [...]

October 24, 2013 Blog, Booze, Travel
Silence

Silence

This week is Italy week. From Tuesday, October 22 until Monday, October 28, I’ll post something from my recent trip to Italy. “You truly don’t fucking get it, do you? You poor motherfucker. You’re going to miss everything cool and [...]

October 23, 2013 Blog, Rants, Travel