Monthly Archives: March 2014

Revealing the Big Secret

The boys hadn’t really been asking about sex, but sometimes it would come up indirectly. For example, “sexy” is a banned word at D’s school, and during his kindergarten year, he asked me what it meant. “Ummm… It means you’re … Continue reading

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Stephen Fry Presents “That’s Humanism”

I love Stephen Fry. From his comedy work with Hugh Laurie to his hilarious British quiz show to his forceful debating in the service of secularism, he’s someone I very much respect. He’s also one of the world’s leading living … Continue reading

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You Are Very Compatible in Almost All Areas…

The Pastor came back with the results of our test. We were in his office for pre-marital counseling, and he had just given us some sort of couple’s compatibility test to see how we matched up. When he came back … Continue reading

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AngularJS after Years of Java

In December, I rolled off a project after nine years*. I had been working at Boeing on a mechanical engineering application that is used for general-purpose stress analysis. It’s used in military and commercial aircraft, helicopters and spacecraft. It was … Continue reading

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Not Leaving Her in the Lurch

A few years ago, someone I know got arrested and ended up out of communication for several weeks. There were lots of ways that this situation was tragic for him and his family, but there was one specific way that … Continue reading

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