Monthly Archives: August 2008

Come by Tonight to Watch Warner & Clinton

We’ll be gathering at the “Uptown Sushi & Grill” at Fairfax Circle (right next to Patriot Harley Davidson) to watch the speeches by Hillary Clinton and Mark Warner.  Doors open at 7 pm and the speechifying will occur between 8-10 … Continue reading

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George Mason — Movin’ on Up

http://www.sungazette.net/articles/2008/08/25/fairfax/news/ff983.txt I’ve been meaning to post on this for the last few days and RK just beat me to the punch. Yes, our hometown U — Geoge Mason University — was named the #1 national “up and coming” university by … Continue reading

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Absolutely Atrocious

That is the only description for the Redskins game last night.  Thankfully I could switch over and watch the Olympic Marathon.  Talk about a contrast in effort. Tonight our family is watching the closing ceremonies.  A lot of great achievements.  … Continue reading

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Obama Picks Biden

Okay, the blogs (which are never wrong) are stating Obama has picked Joe Biden of Delaware to be the VP candidate.  The initial rally should be today.  So Virginia won’t have the VP spot after all.  Bummer.  Despite the disappointment of not … Continue reading

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Trip to Southwest (Recap) and Invite for Aug 26

This past week our family vacationed in southwest Virginia, where we had a chance to visit our great state parks and see the sites west of the Blue Ridge.  We began in Roanoke, the historic junction for the Norfolk & Western Railroad.  … Continue reading

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