February 2008

Brief Thoughts…

February 21, 2008 // 0 Comments

Just wanted to send a post out to give some updates about what has been happening lately. I started a new job with Real Networks, in Downtown Seattle. The last job I had at Microsoft in Redmond as a Program Manager in the ELearning division. I have to tell you that working in that capacity was one of the worst things I have done in my professional life. Since this is the open internet, I will not discuss what happened during my tenure specifically, but suffice it to say that I was happy that this company offered me the same basic package without all of the drama that goes along with working for the “World’s Largest Software Manufacturer”, as well as a 12 minute commute from my house. Anything that one can do to escape the horrible traffic woes of this area is always a plus. Other than that, I have been resting comfortably for the last couple of weeks due to a rather significant injury while caucausing for Hillary Clinton. I […]

A moment of politic

February 6, 2008 // 1 Comment

I don’t mind telling you that I voted this week as an absentee. I voted for Joe Biden because the primary is where you can feel free to vote for the best candidate. For me, that person is Biden. He has dropped out and I might be one of the only people that votes for him, but I think of all the the people running, he is the one that could actually accomplish something. His record is good and he is known for reaching across the aisle and working through issues– he doesn’t make proclamations about things which he knows he can’t deliver, but most importantly, he is one of the top people when it comes to Foreign Policy. He has good views on the middle east and seems to do his homework. But, as usual, its all about the high profile candidates. I am very concerned that Obama and Hillary are essentially going to cancel each other out in the end, leaving the important undecided and indy voters to vote for […]