From My E-mail Time Capsule

Greetings from your past. In the fall of 2005, you agreed to receive this message, which has been preserved in the Forbes.com E-Mail Time Capsule. Here is the text of your message: Hi Jon, This is you… in the past! Today is November 9, 2005. Right now we’re working at a pretty much dead-end job…

Romans 12:15

Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn. How do you do both at the same time? This weekend a good friend’s dad died suddenly of a heart attack. This is the second guy my age to lose their dad in the last couple weeks. One was kind of expected as his health…

Jet Lag

So here’s the latter part of my week… Wednesday morning I fly to San Francisco, arriving via Minneapolis at about 1pm local time. As soon as I land I have to dial into a conference call, and find the BART to get to a meeting just outside of SF at 3pm. From there I go…

Halloween 2010

Ben has a little neighbourhood friend named Tegan, who goes to pre-school with him. This year Tegan was dressing up as Optimus Prime, so we agreed that Benjamin should be Bumblebee (not a bumblebee, the Bumblebee – the Autobot Transformer!) so they could trick-or-treat together. Abigail was an assorted Disney princess. Glitter is still all…