Annoying System Downtime

If there's anything that drives me crazy, it's when the website is down all weekend due to circumstances beyond my control. This was just such a weekend. I just got off the phone with ZoomTown tech support, and the problem should be resolved now. If you're reading this, I suppose it is!

Sorry for the downtime.

Punta Canta: MONDAY OCTOBER 21, 2002 or Getting There is Just Part of the Fun

This story features information about our trip to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Join us — won’t you? — for this first installment, in which we rise at an unreasonable hour, depart the cold weather, fly into the light, and land in a wall of humidity.
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Punta Canta: TUESDAY OCTOBER 22, 2002 or Testing the Boundaries of "All You Can Eat"

This story features information about our trip to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. This is the second installment, in which our surroundings are explained, a wet plan is made, the snorkel leaks, and the Queen is seen (and how!).
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Drew's Angle

The holidays are looming ever nearer, forcing me to re-evaluate my decision to spend as little time as possible in Malls. It is astounding to me that I’m seeing Christmas decorations up already, and it’s barely late November as I write this. I always thought Thanksgiving was the ‘official’ start of the Christmas shopping season. For me, though, it’s not Christmas until Max, the Grinch’s dog bedecked with a horn and reluctantly playing the role of reindeer, begins the downhill run with the giant sleigh behind him.
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