Tuesday, June 17, 2008

dilatory \DIL-uh-tor-ee\, adjective:

1. Tending to put off what ought to be done at once; given to procrastination.
2. Marked by procrastination or delay; intended to cause delay; -- said of actions or measures.

I am inclined to be dilatory, and if I had not enjoyed extraordinary luck in life and love I might have been living with my mother at that very moment, doing nothing.
-- Carroll O'Connor, I Think I'm Outta Here

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Trombone Shorty

I saw this guy the other night at a music festival...he's the real deal. His style is more a funky, souped up style of jazz. Very entertaining, and I wouldn't be surprised if you here of him much more in the future. Here's a nice little interview of him.

Monday, June 09, 2008

Gas hits $4 / gallon

The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. hit $4.00 yesterday. Here is a neat map which shows the "temperature" of the U.S. according to how high the price of gas is in each area.