Saturday was a big day. Once every century, the date allows one to spell out the first five digits of Pi all day and the first ten for a single second. I decided it would be cool to do a “pie crawl” in celebration of the momentus occasion. We set out for the Mission district…
My wife thought it would be a good idea for me to document the little events that have made up the past couple of weeks, including Trio Sentier with Marika Hughes, and Game Loading: Rise of the Indies.
In the 80’s when I was just a kid, I used to love PBS. When we only had Channels 2, 4, 9, 11, 13, 16, 22 and 53, I gravitated to the cartoons on 53 and the children’s programming on PBS, which was 13 and 16. Times were simpler back then.
This weekend was huge. We were double or triple booked from Friday through Sunday and had to make some hard choices.
My vacation was about to start. I left work on Wednesday and on the walk home, I lost my balance in the dark, slipped on the uneven pavement and fell. My ankle bent in the wrong direction. My knee got all scraped up.
My wife, her uncle, his mother, and I trekked out to see Angela Lansbury in Blithe Spirit at the Golden Gate Theater on Wednesday night, January 28.
“Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don’t forget your booties ’cause it’s cooooold out there today. It’s coooold out there every day. What is this, Miami Beach? Not hardly. And you know, you can expect hazardous travel later today with that, you know, that, uh, that blizzard thing. That blizzard – thing. That blizzard –…
On February 3, I took a friend with me to the Castro Theater to what was titled “A Sketchfest Tribute to Penn & Teller.” I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect, but I figured it would be cool to experience and I’ve always been a fan of Sketchfest programming.
It was supposed to be a mostly quiet holiday weekend with a couple of huge events in the middle. It turned out to be much more than that.
Every year I do one of these posts. I posted in the blog a lot less this year due to other activities taking up my time, but I have pulled together a list of some of my favorite things and biggest disappointments of the year and will likely be posting plenty more in 2015.