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    Dealing with Post Vacation Depression

    09.01.09 | Permalink | Comment?

    After coming back from my recent Peruvian adventure, I found myself in an unfamiliar post vacation state. Usually, vacations (mostly the tropical island sort) rejuvenate me and buy me an additional month or more of effort at work. After this trip, however, I felt far more deflated, and more ready to get on with the […]

  • Amazon, Seattling

    Stephon Marbury

    02.11.09 | Permalink | Comment?

    New York Knickerbocker Stephon Marbury came to my work as part of the Fishbowl series at Amazon to talk about Starbury, Marbury’s company, using Amazon Webstore. This is my first attempt at live blogging, and it really didn’t go as well as I had hoped it would, but the hour was entertaining… 2:00 pm I’m […]

  • Amazon

    John Hodgman

    11.08.08 | Permalink | Comment?

    Was hilarious. After changing in front of us to the music of Jonathan Coulton, he proceeded to make everyone crack up for an hour. That is all. side note: Minneapolis doesn’t seem like it’ll happen due to the short notice and stupid airfare prices. One word: lame.

  • Amazon, Seattling

    Wednesday

    11.08.08 | Permalink | 2 Comments

    Being as far too many days have past, and my memory/excitement only last for so long, I’ll keep this short. So Wednesday was Amazon’s Seattle All Hands Meeting, where just about everyone working in Seattle come together to get an update on the company (Q3 results, what we’re working on, etc). I probably can’t say […]

  • Amazon, Mind Reenactments, Seattling

    John Hodgman

    10.29.08 | Permalink | 2 Comments

    I get to meet him next Thursday (?). He’s come to Amazon for a Fishbowl to promote his new book! in my mind: me: congrats, you! me: i know! me: wow, that’s kind of an arrogant response… me: whatever, John Hodgman! end scene