Archive for January, 2008

Steve Martin and the banjo

Several months ago I posted a rather nebulous post about the banjo being the one thing that could have saved Nixon… Well, here’s what that’s from.So, Kris posted about her recent visit to the dentist and that got me thinking about the song from Little Shop of Horrors… and after finding that, I just started […]

Welcome Maryellen to the bloggosphere!!

Mellen’s Head

First day in the books!

Well, the first day at Autodesk is in the books and it was a good one! I really liked the job environment, my co-workers and even the commute wasn’t all that bad, thanks to Glenn Beck’s “An Inconvenient Book” on my iPod. I think audio books on the iPod will be a life-safer. I believe […]

Getting closer….

So, I’ve had today and I have tomorrow off before starting the new job with Autodesk. I’m excited, and a little scared. I’m definitely excited about the job!! For the longest time I’ve been what you could call a “jack-of-all-trades… master of none” in my job. The position at Autodesk will allow me, actually will […]


We’re going to see Jane Monheit tonight at the Stranahan theater! We saw her last when she was still a relative unknown performing at BGSU. At that time she came out afterwards, set up a little table and did a meet and greet. That was April of 2003. Now she’s one of the top female […]


Well, after a brief (4 month) stint at BGSU, I’m changing employers again. This all kind of fell into my lap in a crazy and unexpected way. Back at the very start of December I received an email from a friend who I’d worked pretty closely with at Glasstech. He was a consultant at the […]

Can’t wait!!!

Nice long article from Vanity Fair on the upcoming Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull movie. 🙂 Can’t wait to see Indy on the big screen again!!