Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Catholicism & Dentistry

For me, visiting the dental hygienest is a very Catholic experience. I lie under a drape and confess to the venial sins of inadequate brushing and almost no flossing, and I feel great pangs of guilt. After putting me through some minor uncomfortableness, my uniformed confessor gently chastises me and sends me home to perform the dental equivalent of a dozen Hail Marys.

I leave the office feeling much better.

Friday, January 06, 2012

Some Recent Tweets

Observations about my gym: Very few men who go there wear scarves. 

Making pizza in the shape of Iowa for dinner. Could be the beginning of a Primary-Caucus Pizza Challenge. 

hoping college-aged daughter is not too old to go to Muppet movie with me. 

A good day of teaching is a good day.