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Entries from December 2003

I found a really good article about Filipino Food …

December 12th, 2003 · No Comments

I found a really good article about Filipino Food while looking for pictures of balut and soup number five to gross out my co-workers:
Filipino Food

Filipino Food
Kainan na… A Matter of Taste
By Matthew Sutherland
A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
Samuel Johnson
I HAVE NOW BEEN in this country [...]

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It feels kinda strange being in a big house and ha…

December 12th, 2003 · No Comments

It feels kinda strange being in a big house and having it all to myself. Aileen and Zoe left yesterday to go to Manila and I’ll be following them this coming Sunday. In the meantime, I’ve got all this free time and I don’t know what to do with it. I’m [...]

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With my gaming interest revived by new Gameboy Adv…

December 8th, 2003 · No Comments

With my gaming interest revived by new Gameboy Advance. I started thinking about all the games I used to play way back when. Remember King’s Quest and Quest For Glory? Those awesome adventure games from Sierra? Apparently, they’re being remade by a fan group called Tierra Entertainment Website. Worth checking [...]

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Winter is finally here. Today marks the first sno…

December 5th, 2003 · No Comments

Winter is finally here. Today marks the first snowstorm of the season. As I was driving to work today, I realized that snow is really beautiful in its own way. If only it could just be pretty for a while then melt away, everything would be so good. The problem really [...]

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Traditionally, Black Friday is a day in the holy w…

December 1st, 2003 · No Comments

Traditionally, Black Friday is a day in the holy week where Christ died on the cross. In the US though, Black Friday is more commonly known as the Friday after Thanksgiving, which is commonly the craziest shopping day of the year.
Aileen had to go to work that day, so I decided to try to [...]

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