Archive for December, 2006

Boston Progressive Talk Radio is gone!

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006

Yesterday I was driving around and one of the kids wanted to listen to Air America (WKOX) from
Boston — It is now a Spanish language station. The site “Boston’s Progressive Talk” is now redirects to Rumba 1200AM. What happened?

Where O where can I get my daily Young Turks, Stephanie Miller and Ed Shultz in the Greater Boston/NH area? Damn this sucks.

He wants to be called “His Nine-Nine-ness”

Sunday, December 10th, 2006



He wants to be called "His Nine-Nine-ness" for this vault

Originally uploaded by marcn.


Trevor’s results from this weekend’s Yellow Jackets Meet (Level 5, Age 10-11)

All Around: 53.7 — 2nd place
Floor: 8.6 — 2nd
Pommel Horse: 8.0 — 4th
Rings: 9.1 — 1st
Vault: 9.9 — 1st
PBars: 9.2 — 2nd
HBar: 8.9 — 4th

Trevor is looking for another one of these 10.0 from last year…

Senator Bayh showing the girls photos of his twins

Sunday, December 10th, 2006



Senator Bayh showing the girls photos of his twins

Originally uploaded by marcn.


We went to a meet and greet with Senator Evan Bayh at the Puritan Backroom Conference Center in Manchester, NH last night.

The complete flickr photo set is here:
Evan Bayh @ Manchester, NH (2006-12-09)

Evan Bayh was introduced by newly elected NH State Senator Betsi DeVries (District 18). Our family first saw Senator Bayh at a DeVries fund raiser earlier this year.

How to have Firefox 2 add feeds to aKregator

Friday, December 1st, 2006

Create a file named, say, /usr/local/bin/feed-akregator that contains this:


#!/bin/bash
/usr/bin/akregator -a $1 -g "New, Unsorted Feeds"

And use that as the default application to add feeds in Firefox.