Category Archives: Bears

42. It’s More Than A Number.

In Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, 42 was the answer to the meaning of life. The problem was that the characters in the book didn’t know what the question was. I’m feeling a bit the same way. I just turned … Continue reading

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Bears, Bears, Bears and Provincetown.

When I die and go to heaven, I hope that it looks something like Bear Week in Provincetown. Or if all the bears are in hell, then you can send me a ticket for there instead. Once a year, Provincetown … Continue reading

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The LA Marathon

No one walks in LA. It’s a saying that the Angelinos love to throw around. Because everyone’s in their car, right? Actually it’s because everyone’s running. And they are hoping like fuck that they make it to the mythical finish … Continue reading

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Ice Ice Baby

In the slack of the first week back when you are looking for some kind of entertainment to take your mind off the fact that you’re writing 11 at the end of everything now, look no further than the streets … Continue reading

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2005 vs 2010: New Years Eve Smackdown

2005 was the first year that I spent in Berlin for New Years, very early on in my friendship with Uli. Then 2010 sees me here again with Uli ringing in the New Years. So how do the two 31st … Continue reading

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The Magic Five Days Between Xmas and New Years

It seems like this time of year rolls around so fast. And as I tell all the 80s children in the office, it gets faster and faster as the years go on. One minute, you’re drunk off your ass on … Continue reading

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June 2009: Paul Asplund Meets My Friends

That thing that I wrote about Paul not being funny, I am beginning to think I may have got wrong. But of course, because I am the micro-managing control freak that I am, I had to have my friends take … Continue reading

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