Random Postlets Part II

A few months ago I posted a few items that hadn’t developed fully into posts.  Stuff I couldn’t wait to develop in fear that they may not grow fast enough and would be lost forever.  Well, tonight I am back with a similar post.

OK, in all honesty, the first item is here not because the idea may not develop. It’s here because I don’t think I can do it justice so a quick hit at least gets me off the hook…

  • Dan is just about to start walking.  Dan Hughes, a fine English gentleman, is about to set off on a 78 mile trek through central England to raise funds for the Joseph Salmon Trust’s bank account.  I don’t doubt that you have more local and equally deserving charity causes, but if you can find it in your heart….  Dan is a great guy and I am pleading with you to do what you can!  FWIW (For what it’s worth) when I caught wind of the cause I looked in my Paypal account and threw the ‘spare change’ Dan’s way.  Even if it’s a couple bucks, do it.
  • If you are really observant you may have noticed the Alltop badge over ———> there.  I resisted the urge for months, but I emailed the Alltop crew last week and said ‘Show me the MONEY Linky Love!”  They complied. Now all I have to do is get off the bottom of the Alltop.
  • If there was ever any doubt… My electric toothbrush (as seen in Day 168) had burnt its battery out.  Dead, not even a trace of motion on the brush head.  I was literally on my way downstairs to get a new pair of batteries when our (super cool) next door neighbor came over and bequeathed a RC car to the kids.  It needed four AA batteries though.  We had five left.  Without a moment’s hesitation, the kids had a ‘new’ toy to play with, and I had a unsatisfying “manual” toothbrush.
  • We’ll see what comes of it, but Wednesday afternoon, I will be the subject of an interview… again!  And, whoa… this time real press!  The Patriot Ledger, a paper I grew up delivering, is coming to Casa de PG to do a piece about me, my blog and Project 365.  I am either going to come out charming, or as Super Dork.  It will likely be a web based item and not appear in the print paper, but still…  I am honored.  I still find it inexplicable why people find what I am doing interesting. Not that I am complaining!
  • Keep eyes out next month for an album called “Ode to Sunshine” by a band called Delta Spirit.  You could even pre-order it on Amazon now.  I heard a couple cuts off it tonight and I liiiiiiike!  If you have similar tastes as I (you can see what I am listening to from the last.fm widget in the upper left hand corner of my page) you will enjoy it.
  • I swore off it two weeks ago, but…. Don’t be shocked if I do a fitness/weight ‘loss’ video this week at some point.  Mr. Scale might even make an appearance.

Alright, that will do for now.  You may now resume your normal web surfing activities.

GO DAN!!!

0 thoughts on “Random Postlets Part II

  1. Hey PG,

    Noticed your post on Twitter and thought I would stop by and read today’s post. Congratulations on scoring the interview with your local paper. Very cool. Talk to you later.

    scotts last blog post..

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  2. thanks all. and yes ed today, i consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

    finished probably won’t be posted for a few days at least.

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