Cheers: to Showtime for being nominated for a Technical Emmy for their Interactive Sports technology, and Dexter Interactive. I have been technical lead on their Showtime Boxing app for the past 18 months. Woot! You can see a demo of the application here: Showtime Boxing.
Cheers: to all of the Portland food carts downtown for providing me with ample lunchtime choices. My favorite by far is Rick’s Wild Seafood.
Cheers: to summer for finally showing up in Portland.
Cheers: to my friend Veanne who has kept her brilliant sense of humor throughout her battle with breast cancer.
Jeers: to the breast cancer and chemo that is making my friend Veanne feel like crap!
Cheers: to my friend Al in St. Petersburg, Florida for hosting me for a fun weekend in Florida. The Salvador Dali museum was the highlight of my trip.
Jeers: to the people two rows behind me on my red eye flight to Tampa who decided it was a good idea to watch a movie on their laptop without wearing headphones.
Jeers: to Hurricane Alex who made it rain the entire time I was in Florida!
Cheers: to Beth for taking me to see The Wailers at the KINK Live Performance Lounge on Tuesday.
Jeers: to BP for being so greedy.
Cheers: to Eleanor Reese Morse, who, together with her late husband A. Reynolds Morse, founded the Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida. Mrs. Morse passed away the day before I toured the museum. Fantastic collection of Dali art. I took home a print of my favorite piece Nature Morte Vivanteb (Still Life–Fast Moving).
Cheers: to all of the people who will be walking the Survivor Lap at Relay for Life in Lake Oswego this weekend.