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Entries from February 2006

atlanta driving…

February 28th, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on atlanta driving…

atlanta driving…

if you have 5 minutes, this is quite an interesting commentary on what it’s like to drive on I-285… (just click play down below)


phil collins, a mullet, and a warbling seagull…

February 28th, 2006 by beans | 2 Comments

phil collins, a mullet, and a warbling seagull…

due to non-profit information technology, i have been blocked from communicating with the outside world during the day because all things went wrong with all computers here. needless to say, i am a couple of days late on this review… show review: Icons of the UndergroundDekalb Event Centerwent to see: Second Shiftunfortunate enough to see: […]


taking the designs of our backs…

February 24th, 2006 by beans | 2 Comments

taking the designs of our backs…

if you like t-shirts and also cool designs then you should check out Threadless t-shirts. they accept t-shirt designs from regular folk and then they put them up on the web and have visitors to the site vote on them, and then print up a limited run of the winning t-shirt design. if your design […]


what’s the word i’m looking for…

February 23rd, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on what’s the word i’m looking for…

what’s the word i’m looking for…

be it vindication or redemption it doesn’t really matter, because i won. weekly poker game went very well for me, all the way to the end (and 12:30am). i played a much better game and the luck went my way this time… and there was plenty of luck that came my way, i won’t deny […]


i’m ready for my close-up…

February 23rd, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on i’m ready for my close-up…

i’m ready for my close-up…

so, earlier this year i made the joke that the mythical album chinese democracy would come out in 2006 just like i would get famous for writing this blog. turns out i may need to start looking for a manager and an agent, any takers?leaked G’n’R tracks give fans hope – yahoo! newsof course, the […]


everyone deserves a second chance…

February 22nd, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on everyone deserves a second chance…

everyone deserves a second chance…

so i heard this song forever ago and dismissed it because i was pissed that the guy left taking back sunday for this gig. but i just reheard it the other day, and in all fairness it is a good song and really catchy. i think you guys will like it, its so totally emo. […]


read all about it…

February 21st, 2006 by beans | 1 Comment

read all about it…

a new article is up at WCP by yours truly… my wife told me that i should stop writing only about poker stuff (especially the weekly game) on this blog and add more diverse postings… so i put up the music post below, not because she said so, but because i felt like it. really, […]


making things with your hands…

February 21st, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on making things with your hands…

making things with your hands…

arts & crafts records seems to be much more than just a record label. they subscribe wholeheartedly to the D.I.Y ethic, but not in a “we can record in my basement and print our own flyers” type of way, but in a “we can host your website, design your album artwork, manage your band, and […]


the curse is over…

February 16th, 2006 by beans | Comments Off on the curse is over…

the curse is over…

no money for me at the weekly poker game, i finished on the bubble. however, there were some very positive things to take out of the game: i played better, finished better, and i went up against pocket jacks and WON!!! it was a horribly loose call with my K-10 offsuit but i just had […]


i don’t even know what to say…

February 9th, 2006 by beans | 1 Comment

i don’t even know what to say…

taken down by a suckout jack on the river again in the weekly poker game. it really is getting ridiculous and a little scary how much one card in the deck is completely working me over. i’ve been trying to remain philosophical about it but i’m gonna have to start looking up spells or something […]