Archive for October, 2007

Welcome home, Minnesota

Monday, October 29th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | 3 Comments »

 "Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen, at this time I'd like to begin pre-boarding for flight 422 with service to Minneapolis." I love hearing that. Minneapolis is my city now and I don't have to get in and drive two hours ...

Hollywood…Blah!

Monday, October 29th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

Saturday was one of Zac's days off so we decided to head to Hollywood. The problem is we were up way to late partying and now we weren't leaving downtown LA until about 1:30 in the afternoon. No big deal ...

Summertime, In the LBC

Monday, October 29th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

So, today Zac had to work again and I had decided to become more independant. My Dad tells me that I am part of the echo generation and he had recently learned that we are very group orientated. He was ...

Blackberry, crackberry, thumbs, oh my!

Saturday, October 27th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

Just because I am that special kind of geek I'm testing mobile blogging ability. Having myself be able to send these from the blackberry makes thing effecient. Imagine me driving the road blogging about things I see. It will be ...

I wear my sunglasses at night…

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | 2 Comments »

So today was like my trial run for being a downtown Los Angeles citizen. Zac had to leave to go to work around 2:00 or so and I decided that I would go exploring a bit. I took a shower ...

Brothers on a hotel bed.

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | 1 Comment »

It was quite a night. Los Angeles is fueled on two substances. One legitimate - Red Bull, one illegitimate - methamphetamine. While I can't speak to the latter I can speak to the Red Bull. It truly was the only ...

Joy of Transit

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

On the air ride to LA I remembered a moment this morning. I had my iPod switched over to random music mode. I sat in my chair sleeping to the outside world, but a flurry of thoughts inside. I had ...

Two Mikeys – One City

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

Last night we received a call from Mikey. Dude works at Smashbox with Zac and is from the east coast. People from the east coast seem to have an interesting presence, often bold and typically quite funny. Our instructions were ...

Demarcation

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | No Comments »

So, tonight we left and headed north out of zac's apartment and we found a point of demarcation, where the poor and depressing turns to grant street, where the suits and the hipsters roll. We went by the Walt Disney ...

Sleezy: A collection of run on sentances, painfully typed on a blackberry

Friday, October 26th, 2007 Posted in Trip to LA - Oct 2007 | 1 Comment »

So, I got into Los Angeles and the airport felt old and abused, yellow and green colors, not very appealing. I walked outside and the air wasn't the usual air you find around an airport, it was heavy, smog filled, ...