Tar Heel Dreaming

Arrived here in North Carolina last night at the Raleigh-Durham airport. My younger sister was waiting for me and as soon as we picked up my luggage we headed to her apartment in Chapel Hill. Woke up early today and went to my first (and only) meeting with the chair ...

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Going To The Country

The day I fly to North Carolina has finally arrived. I’m extremelly excited about this trip for it could be the kick in ass I need to get back on track with my goals. I’ll be staying at my younger sister’s apartment which I believe is near ...

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Tar Heel Wanna Be

This Wednesday I embark on what may be the most important trip of my life: I’ll be visiting and interviewing with the chairs of several different departments at the North Carolina Univertsity with the objective of gathering information for my possible come back to the academic world. It’s ...

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See America, One Mile At A Time

Matt Frondorf has just completed his journey from NYC to San Francisco, taking a picture of the surroundings at every single mile along the way!!! What a great way of sampling the vast differences of our great nation! The web site is pretty cool as well.

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Cute Visitor

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Cute Visitor

Originally uploaded by omaciel.

My daughter’s daycare was closed today due to the weather. Eventhough there’s less than 2 inches of snow on the ground they decided that it was safer not to open today. I think they just used a very lame excuse to have ...

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Enemy Territory Night

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Enemy Territory Night Originally uploaded by omaciel.

Every Wednesday night has been “Enemy Territory Night” for Vinny and I for quite some time now. I’m a confessed E.T. addict and have been known for taking just any free second I can squeeze out of my tight daily agenda ...

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Top 10 Reasons for Wearing a Kilt

Because through out history, men have worn un-bifurcated garments.

Because if women had an appendage hanging between their legs we guarantee you they wouldn’t be wearing pants.

Freedom, and increased mobility.

You only go around once, so why shouldn’t you be as comfortable as ...

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Sharp Turns

Today was my first day back to work since last Wednesday when I flew to Boston to attend Linux World Expo. It started out just like any other day: woke up early, drove daughter to daycare, crawled through traffic on the FDR Drive, parked across the street and coughed up ...

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Talking To The Mono King

This last Friday was the second day of my trip to Boston. The agenda was very simple and yet had all the ingredients to an unforgetable day. Having swapped a few emails with Miguel De Icaza where I convinced him to meet me and give me a tour of Ximian ...

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Linux World Expo 2005

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Linux World Expo 2005

Originally uploaded by omaciel.

So here I am standing in front of the Gnome booth. Vinny and I got here around 1-1:30pm thanks to his awsome navigational skills but were able to see every single booth. The environment was very laid back and not as ...

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