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Monthly Archives: November 2008

New Mexico trip

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11/30/08 / Leo

1:40 PM Just over a year ago, I had both breakfast and a beer at night at Leopold’s Cafe, one of the sites hit by the Mumbai terrorists.  There were many foreigners there – probably why the terrorists targeted it. On the morning I was leaving Mumbai, I went across the street to Leopold’s from [...]

11/27/08 / NPS

9:15 PM I’m in a motel in Santa Fe, NM.  We (Lila and I) drove down to Albuquerque today, and saw that it’s a pretty uneventful town.  The University of New Mexico is there, and Old Town Plaza is nice, but other than that there wasn’t much.  We took a hike at the Petroglyph National [...]

The greatest places on earth

  Madagascar Madagascar has the greatest variety of fauna of any island The chameleon’s tongue is as long as its body There are cactii that grow as tall as trees Tibet The plateau of Tibet is higher in elevation than the tallest peaks of the Rockies In Tibet temperatures can drop 80 degrees Fahrenheit in [...]

Joomla!

Implemented a Joomla! installation.  Not sure what I’m going to put there yet, besides web design/development nerd talk.

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