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sat posted: Sat 2017-09-23 07:03:59 tags: motion
Ever since I heard Louis Prima's "Shadrach" mixed in that electro swing mix I've been listening to a lot, it's been morphed and stuck in my head as "Vaprak, Mishnach and a wendigo". Because Vaprak, my main character in FFXI, named after the ogre and troll deity in Dungeons + Dragons. And wendigoes, undead foes based on the skeleton model, that appeared in a number of areas throughout the game. I was preoccupied a lot Thu into Fri with the impasse over where to move. We knew it was time, we agreed on poi... (...more)
sat posted: Sat 2017-08-26 09:00:46 tags: motion
Checked out Bonnie's pics from Scotland Gave up on having the theater experience of "Valerian and the City of 1000 Planets" For a long time I had "lottery savings match" on my "to-do" list. But $3 or even $10 per week to savings is underachieving. Retired that action item, and started the process of linking accounts preliminary to a scheduled cycle of automatic transfers from checking to brokerage. I've put a lot of thought into budgeting, retirement savings, how much would I have to have stashed to... (...more)
thu posted: Thu 2017-08-17 05:09:10 tags: motion
Median household incomes: Wake Co., NC (Raleigh): 66579 Raleigh-Cary Metro Area: 65778 Durham Co., NC (Durham): 49585 Mecklenberg Co., NC (Charlotte): 50579 Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia metro area: 54836 Greenville Co., SC (Greenville): 46830 Greenville SC metro area: 41147 York Co., SC (Rock Hill): 51925 Move hand notes into to-do/want sheet Look up recalls on the Fiat... clutch diaphragm spring groom fon notepads Acct register update Digest and discard Aug Palm Mensa newsltr. August is my ... (...more)
NC Top Cities posted: Sat 2017-08-12 11:49:18 tags: motion
Most liberal NC cities: Durham, Hillsborough, Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Tarboro, Roanoke Rapids, Henderson, Pineville, Mint Hill, Charlotte Safest NC cities: Pinehurst, Waxhaw, Holly Springs, Trent Woods, Havelock, Stallings, Davidson, Cary, Valdese, Woodfin Best NC cities for job seekers: Nerdwallet, 2013: Indian Trail, Holly Springs, Wake Forest, Greensboro, Mooresville, Huntersville, Cary, Concord, Cornelius, Apex Nationwide job-seeker stats: While SC, GA and NC were in the lower half of states... (...more)
sat posted: Sat 2017-06-17 07:11:37 tags: motion
Little Caesar's sent us a coupon for a free pizza, side and 2L Pepsi product, so we had free dinner last night before POTC (4): On Stranger Tides. I nodded off repeatedly throughout. Woke during the night with the buffalo wing sauce repeating on me. Breakfast at The Diner: 3 eggs, biscuits+gravy, fresh fruit side Activated my first credit card since I quit credit insanity cold turkey in 2010; Expanded financial spreadsheet and files accordingly. Move thoughts: 2017 Research Triangle Park Directory ... (...more)