Señor Grumblecakes (jervo) wrote,
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Yankees up, 12-5. Oh yeah.

Very nice relaxing day, today... woke up, played some videogames with the woman; got some breakfast and picked up some books -

(1. "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius", Dave Eggers. I owned this and loved it, but my ex-girlfriend has it and I know I'll never get it back. Plus it has a new appendix, which is neat-o.

2. A really nice edition of "Lord of the Rings". I'll admit it, I've never read the Tolkien books. The woman's been getting on me to read at least the first one before the movie comes out this November.. I'm psyched to get started on it.)

- played some cards, smoked some pot, watched some Tenacious D, checked out a little bit of "Don't Look Back" (which I just got on DVD) and later we're gonna watch either "Almost Famous" or "Brazil", depending on our mood.

I've been on an insane Elvis Costello kick. Gotta get me some more of his records. After being inundated with Dylan over the last month, Elvis is a breath of fresh air... Looking forward to some 4-tracking tomorrow and Monday; I've been so busy the last few weeks, I haven't really had any time to record...

Heard from my little brother yesterday, who is currently in Israel and, from what I understand, is having a really incredible trip. He didn't mention any girls, so I know he's having some sort of life-awakening thing, which is great. He was apparently right down the street from that building collapse - he said that the ambulances went right by him...
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    Ugh. Work has been absolutely brutal today. Just needed to get that out. The Steve Reich obsession continues unabated; my copy of Phases arrived…

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    In other news: R.I.P., Robert Altman. Also, Michael Richards' career. Jeter was robbed. I cannot wait to get outta here.

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    1. I was off from work yesterday because we had to bring the pups in to the vet for some teeth extractions. (Total cost: $1000+.) They seem to be…

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