Why I Voted for #Brexit #Leave #Out – And Why I’ll Never Regret My Vote (Long Post)

The front page of the Daily Mail 25 June 2016. The paragraph in the image above reads: “It was the day the quiet people of Britain rose up against an arrogant, out-of-touch political class and a contemptuous Brussels elite. Read the Mail’s incomparable writers of the most tumultuous event of our times” That first sentence […]

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Off to Sunyvale!

Picture from wikipedia.org. Tomorrow morning I’ll take an eleven hour flight from London Heathrow Airport to San Francisco, and then drive to Sunnyvale. I’ve got a training to attend out there. It’s not my first time in either San Fran or Sunnyvale, and while I’m looking forward to the training I’m not looking forward to […]

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The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. – St. Augustine

Picture of one of the lovely decorations my wife did for our wedding. It never ceases to amaze me that most Americans don’t own a passport, and few travel. (The link includes some excellent reasoning on why that happens.) Since I’ve now lived outside the US as well as travelled extensively (and likely will continue […]

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Picture Heavy Post: Harry Potter World, Part 1 @wbstudiotour #HarryPotterWorld #HarryPotter @starbucks

The entrance to the Harry Potter World studio tour. My wife and I were given two tickets for Harry Potter World here in the UK. While it was difficult to get a booking, we were lucky two weekends ago that there was a cancellation and we were able to go on Saturday at 4pm. It’s […]

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Off to Oldham!

I’ve never been to Oldham (here in the UK) before, but I’m heading there for work today. It’s about 20 minutes from Manchester, which means I have about two and a half hours of journey in each direction (five hours total) for five hours worth of work. It will be a long day! Here’s to […]

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T-18 Days

So today was a busy day! I spent the day exploring what I could of London in the time I had. I woke up at around 0900 and then got out and about starting at about 1000. I took the 55 bus line from Hackney to Oxford Circus, and it was my first real…

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Welcome! (T-19 Days)

This is my first post… as I’m moving to London in 19 days, I thought it might be fun to create a daily blog for my adventures here. I’m over now to get prepared for the move in two weeks, so it’s a perfect day to start! I’m thinking I might them…

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