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Category Archives: Miscellany

Rahulapalooza Omaha : Darden Smith

Prologue Living in Omaha, which is supposed to have a pretty strong underground music scene, has been musically disappointing. Either the scene is really quite far underground, or Omahans feel about their music the same way they feel about their food. “Omaha has great restaurants! Omaha has more restaurants per capita than anywhere else in […]

Blitz!

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Sarah and I are busy. BUSY BUSY BUSY! She’s studying everyday at least until 8 and I’m working on my startup just as much so sometimes it’s hard to get non-work/non-school stuff done. After time, the messiness catches up with us and starts to grate… not […]

Big Brother (in the good way)

Well, after a thorough background check, an hour-long personal in-home interview, and 4 character reference interviews, I’ve finally been matched up with a little brother through the Big Brothers Big Sisters program. If you’re looking for a cause to support, and particularly if you’re male, I’d suggest looking into this. Even if I didn’t feel […]

Banned Books Week

Last week I had the privilege of participating in an ACLU sponsored event in support of the American Library Association‘s Banned Books Week. There is an active effort in this country to “protect” its citizens from works such as: • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou • Harry Potter (Series) by […]

Buddies having Babies

I’ve said from time to time that the thing I miss most since moving to Omaha is the food. And it’s true, I do miss the variety and quality of food available in the bay area. As it turns out, I miss something more than even that. I am missing my friends become parents. It’s […]