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Archive for February, 2008

Weird Taste in Music

Posted by mikenopolis on February 24, 2008

I have an XM radio in my car and I’m usually tuned to the 20on20 station where the top 20 hits are played over and over and over again. I found two songs I really liked:

1.) Paramore – Misery Business

2.) Taylor Swift – Teardrops on my Guitar

I realized that my taste in music really changed in the last 4 years. I’m really into checking up on everything I come upon on Wikipedia, the band Paramore (Rock) and Taylor Swift (Country) are from Tennessee! It’s funny how many musical talents are from that state! I wish Rap and Hip-Hop will get better…when the song is actually a life story, what we have now are songs with made up words, a songs about how big their rims are or how nice their “chains” are, soooooo tired of this.

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Good Ol’ California

Posted by mikenopolis on February 20, 2008

If you don’t live in Southern California, you are not living. I remember when I was young, I would still be shoveling snow from the driveway back in Denver, Colorado…just look at this, Beside from a little rain last week, this is what it looks like…yes those are people sunbathing at the pool in February!


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Accounting Class

Posted by mikenopolis on February 14, 2008

I’ve been taking an accounting class at a local community college for fun because I hate driving through traffic to get from work in Irvine to home is LA. Last night I took the second test, it had 50 multiple choice questions and 6 written “workout” calculations, journalizing problems. Majority of the class took more than the FULL time (2 hrs.) to finish the test. We started about 6:45pm which is already 15 minutes extra since the class begins at 7:00pm, at 8:50 we were told that he would be nice enough to let us have an extra 15 minutes, so the actual time allowed went from 2 hours to 2 hours & 30 minutes!!!

The reason I’m ranting is that there were A LOT more question and things to work out in this test than the last one…I think this professor should take a class in time management, either make the test easier or shorter, or allow more time to begin with, not make the students freak out watching the time go by!!!!

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