Monthly Archives: February 2010

Piece by my Grandfather

This appeared today in an online Mormon scholar site. I don’t typically link out to overtly religious pages, but since it’s an article by my grandfather, I figured I’d make an exception. (Please note: different grandfather than the one whose … Continue reading

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Adventures in eBay

I finally took the time to put some stuff I had kicking around the house up for auction on eBay. One of my goals this year is to eBay four things a month at least. So I went for it. … Continue reading

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Winter Olympics

Eight years ago(!), DKC and I were in Utah for the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake. DKC translated for the Slovak national team, so she got a backstage pass pretty much anywhere she wanted to go, and I–being married to … Continue reading

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Hello Again, and Two Years

Yes, I’m back from Utah. No, if your name doesn’t end in Moore or Pope, I didn’t see you. Yes, I’m extremely sorry. It was a harrowing weekend. Let it go, okay? Suffice it to say that it was great … Continue reading

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Grandpa Moore

My grandfather died last night in his sleep. This was not unexpected–he’d been ill for quite some time, and ever since my grandmother died, he hadn’t really been the same. Add to that the fact that his two sons preceded … Continue reading

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Listen Up, Woodchuck Chuckers!

It’s GROUNDHOG DAY! That’s right. One of the main reasons for my existence has come around once again. And once again (for those of you wondering), Phil saw his shadow. In a nice touch this year, they broadcast it live … Continue reading

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Sacrilege

It came to my attention this morning that a sinister force is at work in the world. A force trying to undermine the very basis of our value and belief system. A force so evil–so nefarious–that it would launch an … Continue reading

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