Month: February 2006

Eugene Symphony Concerts 2006

Jodie and I have been having a great time going to Eugene Symphony concerts at the Hult Center. Below are the 2005-2006 season performances on our list.

We also recently received a brochure for the Eugene Symphony’s 2006-2007 season. Need a reason to drool? The ’06-’07 isn’t on the Symphony’s site yet, but I’ll post the list separately. From Dvorak to Shostakovitch to James Galway to Beethoven’s Ninth, it’s going to be mind-blowing!

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42 Below Vodka – made in Sydney… New Zealand?

Ginch sent me the funniest ad I’ve ever seen. It’s about the daily lives of the New Zealanders — oh, and NZ is part of Australia, apparently — as they make 42 Below Vodka. Which they then "give to the white man in exchange for blankets, muskets… and hobbits." Link: 42 BELOW :: The Story … Read More


Written by Anthony St. Clair for oneword February 24, 2006 06:14 AMThere was the saying and the doing, all inconsistent, all never matching up. He planned and pondered and imagined – and he did… but not quite what he’d had in mind. The cheese tasted delicious. Shame he had been trying to invent a new … Read More

Sylvia Beach Hotel, Newport, OR

Here’s a place I’d like to spend a weekend at. Maybe the Edgar Allan Poe room? Sylvia Beach Hotel Here’s some other info about the Sylvia Beach Hotel: Sylvia Beach Hotel – Newport – Sylvia Beach Hotel reviews – TripAdvisor Urban Geographer: The Sylvia Beach Hotel"the "bed and breakfast for book lovers" is a four-story … Read More

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