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Entries from November 2009

tagging along

November 30th, 2009 No Comments

TweetEmbrocation Cycling Journal: the perfect way to start your post-Thanksgiving week. Click here to indulge in some cycling-related goodness while you wait for that turkey coma to wear off…


thanksgiving rush

November 24th, 2009 No Comments

TweetApparently having three days off means that your week gets squeezed into your two normal work/school days. I won’t be blogging until next Monday, unfortunately, but travel safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

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sooo sicxxx!

November 23rd, 2009 No Comments

TweetI didn’t go to Cornell [for college] but I found the best room mate there. We found each other in a slightly musty dorm room on the first day of summer school. Hailing from Staten Island, Mell was lightly freckled and Irish to the core. She was confident without being arrogant and charismatic without being […]

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pump it up

November 20th, 2009 2 Comments

TweetCan you believe it’s November? I understand that happened almost three weeks ago, but it’s finally sinking in. It’s almost Thanksgiving. That means it’s almost December. When did that happen? I blame the deceptively warm weather that has me thinking it’s still early October. My long-sleeve Underarmour gear has remained untouched in my closet for […]

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butch abs

November 19th, 2009 4 Comments

TweetCatching me headed out into rainy weather on my bike a few weeks ago, my openly gay law review faculty manager observed: “You’re so butch.” I thanked him sarcastically in response. Although he was joking, I’ve actually become accustomed to that perception. As a college freshman, punked out with pink hair, people had thought/hoped I […]

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