Older blog entries for arik (starting at number 2)

ettore perazzoli was one of the most amazing people i've ever met. he was funny and kind and fun to be around and the world is now a worse place without him in it.

my favorite memory of him actually doesn't even have him in it. me, and nat, and someone else who i can't remember now went out for lunch one day, right before ettore was supposed to land in boston. during lunch nat told us that every time ettore came to visit the weather got horrible, and at the exact time that he was supposed to land the beautiful boston summer day got cloudy and it began to rain.

i spent the next two weeks living in a house with ettore and he was honestly one of the nicest and raddest people i've ever met.

perasalami we miss you already.

listening: anti-pop consortium
showing: amelie

hadess: why are you writing a new media player? actually, why are you all writing new media players instead of working on gst-player?

so i'm doing good and all that. my laptop (vaio) died a few weeks ago so i haven't been working on much, ordered a new one (ibook) which should be here tomorrow.

other then that it's just school. french specifically. and only a month or so till i leave for scotland. oh and doing my job of showing movies here.

thought it was time to make a new page. haven't gone by cael in about 4 years and all that.

wonderful.

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