The View From Wisconsin

Just a random set of rants from a Sports Fan from Wisconsin.

Sunday, December 30, 2007

Year-End Thoughts

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Warhawks and Wii Fun

I would be remiss if I didn't mention that my alma mater, the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater, finally managed to win the NCAA Division III Football championship after losing twice to Mount Union College of Ohio. My one-time classmate Lance Leipold got the squad over the top in his first year as the head coach of the Warhawks. Great job, Lance and the rest of the team! And as for the NCAA Division III Player of the Year Justin Beaver: I hope your name gets called during the NFL draft, buddy.

On to other topics:

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Snow Days And Such

This is starting to remind me a bit too much of December 2000, when we had consecutive Monday snowstorms that had us all digging out every week or so. I am so ready to go to Arizona.

On with the countdown:

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Wii Be Blogging

This was going to be my attempt at blogging via my Wii Console's Internet Channel, but it's not going very well.

I had to use the "Edit HTML" option from Blogger to actually type the post, and formatting might be a bit iffy.

The sacrifices you make for being tech-savvy, hm?

A few rambling sentences before I go on, then:

That should be all for a while.

Thursday, December 06, 2007

Go, Daddy

No, this isn't an update about my dad... it's about a new website.

Instead of renewing, I have instead gone with the Go Daddy guys and registered and

Sunday, December 02, 2007

Happiness is...

Happiness is...

... realizing that even though you decided to upgrade to Office 2K7, you can still keep your copies of Word and Excel 2K3, which is what about 99% of the stuff you have was created with.
... getting Excel 2K7 to work the way you want it to (namely, sans ribbon).
... still having some money after the bills are paid (though that probably won't last through the next two months).
... realizing you're gonna be heading to Arizona after the first of the year - when you really need to be down there.
... seeing your father doing immensely better than he was a little under two months ago.
... getting some time to actually post on your blog.