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Recruiters Are Used Car Salesmen

For the past couple of years I’ve had my resume out and have occasionally interviewed. The interviews are actually particularly helpful as it gives me a view into what companies are looking for so I can focus on what skills … Continue reading

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Award Winning Guacamole

3 Haas avocados, halved, seeded and peeled 1 lime, juiced 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon cayenne 1/2 medium onion, diced 1/2 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced 2 Roma tomatoes, seeded and diced 1 tablespoon chopped … Continue reading

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RHCE Test

Well, when I took the test last time I received a 130 score. Total possible is 300 and 210 is passing so not all that good. Studying was mainly for the extra stuff we don’t do; selinux and firewalld, and … Continue reading

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Skiing!

I planned out our Valentine’s week vacation starting last February. Scheduled the room, bought two season passes last summer, paid for a semi-private ski lesson for her (5 person vs a 20 group), all out. Got there Saturday, rented boots … Continue reading

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Jeeping with Jim

Jim Williamson has been asking if we wanted to take a jeep ride into the mountains. I received an e-mail from him last night and immediately agreed. We made arrangements for when to get together (8:15am at my place) so … Continue reading

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Around the block iii

Tue May 22 Tried taking advantage of sleeping in a bed and a short riding day tomorrow by sleeping in but my internal. Lock would ‘t have any of it. At 5:30 I’m wide awake so up I go, shower, … Continue reading

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Riding around the block ii

Mon May 21st The low temps yesterday was 42. It was a semi sleepless night.  There was a light breeze and the rustling of the tent cover kept waking me. I kept hearing footsteps. At 2am I realized it was … Continue reading

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Riding around the block

Sun May 20th After spending a week tuning the packing on the ‘busa, plus putting everything in plastic. The ‘busa is ready for the trip. Sunday morning at 6:30am, I’m off. Rt 14 is closed due to the fire so … Continue reading

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Preparing For Long Distance Motorcycle Touring

Choose The Right Bike It may seem obvious but choosing the right bike for you is important for comfortable motorcycle trips. You want one that will go the distance and carry (or tow) the gear you want to take along. … Continue reading

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Awards from Work

I have a couple of traits that work well in a Unix management job. I’m pretty organized. I like to have and create documentation. I don’t like surprises so I’m very proactive in identifying and resolving problems before they become … Continue reading

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