March 31st, 2009 - By kbx81

this is my first post for the year two thousand nine. a bit delayed, i guess. there’s a lot that’s been going on, so i’ll dive right in. first, i got a new car in january. it’s a black 2009 vw jetta sportwagen tdi. it’s hotttttttt. and i got plates that say “kbx81” for it […]

February 17th, 2008 - By kbx81

so i felt like it would be a good time to write a review of sorts about the show last night. it was awesome. the first two bands (music hall, pawners’ society) were pretty mellow and consequently when charlie got up there the shift in style was pretty dramatic. i really like his new album […]

November 4th, 2007 - By kbx81

i’m in a weird spot right now. in several regards. and in all cases i either don’t want to talk about it with anyone or i can’t talk about it with anyone. and there are a variety of reasons for that. what i need is time. time to sort everything out. the way i see […]

October 14th, 2007 - By kbx81

so another weekend has passed and i’m as frustrated as ever. if you know me, you already know why. if you don’t know me, don’t freaking worry about it. i don’t like going out by myself but if i want things to move along it looks like i’m going to have to. i’m thankful to […]

September 20th, 2007 - By kbx81

it took me two days to write this entry. damn… so i’ve spent the last couple weeks rewiring the upper part of our house. they moved the attic fan when we had the new roof put on the house, and i volunteered to go hook that back up (cuz the old wiring wouldn’t reach), which […]

August 12th, 2007 - By kbx81

it’s been a few days and so it’s time to update.  here’s what’s up: i’ve completed repairs on both of the dataflash strobe lights. one had a bad power transformer and the other had a problem with some arcing through the circuit board. both were very easy fixes and they’re working great now. all i […]

July 30th, 2007 - By kbx81

so i’ve been super busy and neglecting the blog again. my apologies. work has been nuts. i spent last week creating infrastructure (pulling cable) in our new chicago office. not hard, just time consuming – and keeps me away from my computer. this week is more back to normal. in fact, i’m supposed to be […]

June 27th, 2007 - By kbx81

i would like to formally announce (and some of you may already know) that i will be getting an iPhone on friday evening. the plan is to meet with robot at the apple store in oak brook some time between about 11:30 and 1. (i have taken the afternoon off work for this.) if a […]

June 23rd, 2007 - By kbx81

so the past week has been intense. i had been working intently on getting the light show thing together for sally and lmnop on thrusday night and because of that, i’ve not been thinking much about the blog. in any event, time to catch up. this week at work was busy. an instructor (very) unexpectedly […]

June 12th, 2007 - By kbx81

so today’s main topic is…yes, you guessed it. so i can say i cleared up the “problems” i was ranting about in my last post. i had to swap out a driver. details here. seriously, what the hell is that??? this is EXACTLY the type of thing that does NOT happen on a mac. sorry […]