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Archive for November, 2010

Hicks: The cable guy must read

So after I wrote a column, detailing the last five weeks of pure cable hell, my wife gets a call from the company this morning, offering to come out tomorrow between two and four to finally install my cable.

Who says you can’t use your job as a journalist for personal gain?

Whoops, uh, ah … not me. I’m sure it’s just a coincidence. Anyway, we’ll see what happens tomorrow between two and four. Honestly, I’ll be very surprised if A) I have cable and Internet by tomorrow night and B) They somehow accomplish this without burning my house down.

We’ll see.

Posted on Tuesday, November 9th, 2010
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Hicks: Texas is compassionate and forward-thinking

I still heart Texas. I’m just not too sure I’d want my daughters going anywhere near it. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Monday, November 8th, 2010
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Hicks: Why that giant glowing bunny is chasing you

So, apparently up in Washington state, they have a place called Hanford Nuclear Reservation, where they used to make weapons during the Cold War. And after demolishing one of the buildings, a wild rabbit – ho-hum – goes to drink a from a puddle by the building … Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Sunday, November 7th, 2010
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Michael Franti on Giants bandwagon

Dude, this thing may end tonight. You barely got this in there. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on Monday, November 1st, 2010
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