Facts of Japan: Vol. 3
When you study a foreign language, sometimes one of the first things you learn unavoidably are the “naughty” words —Read more.
Facts of Japan: Vol. 2.2
The ongoing crisis in Japan has caused a lot of deep thinking about the country in general by the WesternRead more.
Facts of History 1.0: The Real Battle of Los Angeles
You might have heard of the movie coming out called “Battle of Los Angeles” but did you know it wasRead more.
Japan Relief Work – Update 1
I would just like to give people a heads up on my current situation. I have just been notified byRead more.
Facts of Japan. Vol. 2.1
Please consider making a donation to the U.S. Red Cross or CRASH Japan. CRASH Japan is a network supporting ChristiansRead more.
Road Blocks of Life
As some of you might have heard I have run into a huge road block on my way to PrinceRead more.
Facts of Japan. Vol. 2.0
By and large, Japan is mostly free of corruption I happened to catch an article about some corruption scandals croppingRead more.
Canada Trip :: Stop Ichi-ban
Well, here is my promise for a post at stop number one. I am writing from a hotel room inRead more.
As I approach my final 12 hours at home I think about all the things that I will miss here.Read more.
Facts of Japan. Vol. 1.1
Every man in Japan looks forward to receiving chocolate on Feb. 14 Valentine’s Day is an important day in Japan,Read more.
Facts of Japan. Vol. 1.0
Since I am so very interested in Japan and so many people I talk to don’t know any more thenRead more.
Winter Blizzard of 2011
Just thought I would post some crazy pictures of this crazy winter blizzard we are experiencing here in Homewood, Illinois.Read more.
Canada Trip Update 1
Just thought I would give an update to my previous post because I have worked out some more of myRead more.
Ghost of Joel’s Past, Present and Future…
Being that Christmas was very recently and Christmas was about the same time that Ebenezer Scrooge took a journey ofRead more.
I do what I do because failure is not an option…
I can not believe it has already been about two months since my last entry. Thanksgiving was just yesterday andRead more.
Who ordered the popo plater?
The best BBQ around. I am finding it very unbelievable that when you do the right thing GOD rewards youRead more.
I can not believe how quickly time has pasted. Just yesterday I noticed howthe temperature has taken a dive. TwoRead more.
Where Am I?
As much as you probably know I have been off work since April, 2010 and it is probably safe toRead more.
Fun in the Sun.
Well our Florida vacation has come and gone. I was a real blast. We went to Innesbrook a nice butRead more.
Well, I have been on the HCG Diet for about 9 days now and I have lost 8 pounds plusRead more.
I can not believe how much time can pass in what seems to be only a week. I hate theRead more.
Anime Central 2010
I attended Anime Central last weekend and I loved it.Here are some pictures from the convention. This guy was soRead more.
Where do I even start with this post. So much to say but so tired at 1:30 in the morning.Read more.
New for 2010
It is official congress haves passed a unwritten senate health care bill, now it is the judicial branches turn inRead more.
Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 5 of 5
I am so glad this training is done with and passed. Last week we finally had preference (Garage Transfer Request)Read more.
Audi 2010 Green Car Super Bowl Commercial
Now this is what the liberals would love to see in this country.Read more.
Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 4 of 5
Another official for me I pasted my 18 foot climb test. I am very excited and relived to be freeRead more.
Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 3 of 5
Well it is official I pasted the 12 foot test at 8:38 this morning. All that remains now is theRead more.
Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 2 of 5
I am happy to report that at 10:20am on Tuesday I passed the 6 foot test. It is a goodRead more.
Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 1 of 5.
If the title makes you wonder it should because it is the title the course I have been enrolled inRead more.
Feb Update 2
So I return to work tomorrow and I’m definably going to say something to my union rep. Boy how timeRead more.
Small Things Add Up
I find it funny how thing just seem to add up and seem to become even bigger then one big….Read more.
I’m really excited that the possibility of Japan come right around the corner. I did my tax return the otherRead more.
WOW… Some year 2009 was and it definably held up to the title of “Year of Growth and Gain”. SoRead more.
tanjou-bi omedetou to me
tanjou-bi omedetou to me. It is now official. I am now 23 Years and 23 Hours Old. (WEIRD! Or isRead more.
CHRISTMAS is tomorrow and everyone is my house is excited and can not wait until its gift opening time. I’mRead more.
At the beginning of this year when I decided this would be my year of growth in which I wasRead more.
I know I did not post before letting people now this but I am in Florida… My brother and IRead more.
It always amazes me how fast the year can come and go. Before I know it I’ve worked 5 monthsRead more.
Tim Hawkins – A Homeschool FamilyRead more.
So last Thursday (10/15) I came into work and was given the news that the Suspension was canceled and wasRead more.
To continue my last post. I last said that I was delivered a suspension notice for a so called preventableRead more.
Well September has come and gone now it is time for upcoming Fall Fun to begin. I regret to informRead more.
Nothing much to report. It is hard to keep productivity numbers up at my job. But yesterday I did 2Read more.
Update 5.3 – 2 of 2
This day was crazy. First I got a job to install service I called and went to the premise withRead more.
Update 5.3 – 1 of 2
I am 10 minutes away from leaving for work. I am so excited because today I officially go LIVE. MoreRead more.
It is official September 1st is my go live date. I am excited to announce I finally got a newRead more.
I think I finally found my new car. Friday my manager called me and asked if I wanted Saturday off.Read more.
Back to my usual updates and like always for the last several days there has not been much new developmentsRead more.
AT&T Training – Day 44 of 44
WOW… I can not believe it was 7 weeks ago that I started my job at the American Telegraph andRead more.