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Dumb job humor

So I have these conversations with myself at work sometimes. Me: Hehehe, that’s hilarious! Me: No one but someone who’s been staring at sketch maps of old mining features for four hours would think that’s funny. Me: I don’t care. … Continue reading

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Illuminated Manuscripts

Years ago, I remember someone talking about their college class in medieval history, or something similar. One of their assignments, which sounded awesome, was to copy out by hand a manuscript page from your classmate, passing it from person to … Continue reading

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Office food

The community food counter at work had an embarrassment of riches this Friday, which got me thinking again about the phenomenon. Most people I mention the CFC to frown at me in confusion, which has lend me to a theory … Continue reading

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Holidays and avocados

Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy most holiday decorations, though as an occupational (or perhaps serious hobby..ial?) hazard, I have a little more trouble with the music. This weekend has held some doozies, however.

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Beware of microwaves

We had excitement around the office this week! Someone (who shall remain unidentified) put a polar fleece-wrapped heat/cold pack in the microwave and left it for far too long. The next thing the rest of us knew, there was a … Continue reading

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Tortoise ramps

A quick archaeology humor update to hold y’all while I’m away without internet on a familial vacation. You’ll notice that I’ve tightened comment security for a while. For if I did not, yea, my inbox would suffer beneath a prodigious … Continue reading

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Insulated!

I forgot, in dismissing my pictures of racing, that I’d slipped in a My Archaeology Hat Doesn’t Come Off one. I figured if you’re sticking around this blog, that one might interest you most! Follow me below the jump. It’s … Continue reading

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Post Con

I’m back! Con was a ton of fun, as they so often are, especially since Norwescon is at the center of several of the spheres of my past. I ran into someone from high school there this year. I also … Continue reading

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Lab friends

So I was down in the basement lab the other day, and I opened a cupboard to find a lab creature I hadn’t seen for a while. I figured I should introduce the denizens of the lab to you all! … Continue reading

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Short story marathon!

First off: comments are working! This weekend, I’m thinking of doing a little bit of a self-challenge, and seeing if I can finish a short story in one weekend. It’s not really that I need to push myself to finish … Continue reading

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