Two quick notes:
I changed the look of the blog. I welcome any thoughts on that. To access an individual post, and thus comment on it, simply click the little ∞ next to the post. Related: I’d be surprised if anyone noticed but comments were disabled for about 24 hours after the change. If you noticed, fear not, they are back and functioning again. I’m leaving for Oaxaca tomorrow and will be there...
I’m moving back to San Diego.
In March. There isn’t a lot to say. An attractive apartment opportunity made itself available and apartment opportunities in Mexico were beginning to look less available. After lots of thought and emails I settled on this course of action. I already feel good about it. I think this move is going to enable me to better pursue a lot of the things I love: writing, photography, cycling and drinking...
Moby — Run On
There is an ad campaign in Mexico City right now that runs simple billboards featuring phrases in giant letters that form almost the only element of the billboard. Sayings run along the lines of: “Hug more” “Sing more” “Play more.” (I thought these were pretty cool until I realized that they were adverts for a insurance company.) I want to talk about one of...
Vampire Weekend — Run Loving this whole album,...
Matt is in San Diego, James is in Mexico City
Matt: Is it raining there?
Matt: Is it raining where you are?
James: Uh, no it's not.
Matt: Oh, huh. I thought if it was raining in San Diego it must be raining everywhere.
copycats: The Hardest Button To Button by The...