And it's started: Open House Fever. People aren't showing up yet as guests, but the place is buzzing, the sales-ish folk are buzzing about moving tables, cleaning stuff, hauling in swag.
The only saving grace right now is that I have headphones and internet radio from Kansas CIty.
GoGo Bordello rocks.
BOISE, Idaho - A man transporting his wife's severed head in a pickup truck crashed into an oncoming car, killing a woman and her 4-year-old daughter, police said.
It's hot and muggy outside. Like walking into a sauna.
They've propped open the door to the outside right by my cube. I know they want to keep it open, but rather than block it wide open which makes me uncomfortably hot and muggy, I've taken to blocking it open only a few inches. That makes it at least bearable. Occasionally somebody will come through and block it all the way open again.
Oh, yeah, then there's the Bose Lifestyle System A/V demo that repeats every two minutes in the training room right outside my cube. Over and over. And over. Complete with explosions, the caw of a toucan, a car crash, and rolling bits of metal.
Did I mention that part about not getting any work done today?
I really really need a backrub.
Did you hear about the new Hindu book of erotic grammar, the Comma Sutra?