Making Career Decisions Many of you college seniors will be graduating in a couple of months. Everybody is asking you, “Well, what are you going to do with your life?” When they ask this, they really mean your career. But it’s more dramatic. Life.
What To Do When You’re Procrastinating? Well, today is the day after St. Patrick’s day and my head hurts just a wee bit. I have just written a political article on Hillary Clinton. This could also be why my head hurts. I have many more things that I should be doing right now…
Hillary’s Hyprocrisy I awoke, admittedly a little worse for the wear after last night’s St. Patty’s festivities, to this article on CNN: Clinton says she’s only candidate who can end war. Hillary is George Bush in reverse.
Random Observations: Bills, Bidets, Boundaries, Bicycles There are 3 main cell phone companies: Ancel, MovieStar, and CTIMovil. Nobody here makes a phone call. If you receive one, it’s important, or the person is rich and lazy.
Uruguayan Nightlife I once read, when I travelled to Madrid, Spain many years back, that the Spaniards embrace nightlife unlike any other culture. I believe the exact statement was…”if you think New-Yorkers know night-life, you will quickly realize that the Spaniards know better”.
Richard’s Freakonomics Tattoos, Uruguay, and World Economics I met a girl named Maria the other day which is not unusual because a large number of girls here bear that name. What was unusual is that Maria had a tattoo, or as Vince Vaugh’s character in Wedding Crashers says, “might as well be a bullseye”.
Introduction Words are best imprinted on the mind out of necessity and I think mother nature currently wants me to know the word for “umbrella”. It’s a rainy night here in Uruguay, Sunday, August 26, 2007 at 6:45 pm and I have now been here for just about one week.