Browsing Archive: January, 2010

There's no business like show business

Posted by Andrew on Friday, January 22, 2010, In : Happenings 

Lights, camera, some epileptic crowd-energiser jumping up and down clapping his hands, action!

That's the Late Show with David Letterman for you.


A group of us from work took the afternoon off after one bright-spark (called Susan, Susan, the bright spark) managed to organise tickets for a show the very next day after emailing in. Tickets to Letterman are harder to get than a gap in Joburg rush-hour. We were stoked. So it was me and four girls (two Canadians, one Malaysian and another South ...


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Football Fever

Posted by Andrew on Monday, January 18, 2010, In : Happenings 
This weekend was the Divisional Playoffs in the NFL. Basically like quarter-finals for the Super Bowl on February 7. And basically a marathon of football.

But first...

The past week leading up to this weekend was awesome. All the new rotationals started during the week and we ran a training course for them over 2 days. Was amazing to be back in the classroom again! Loved it, missed it, jammed it - lots of fun. So did plenty of social things during the week for everybody to meet each other and c...
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Bagels smell like sex

Posted by Andrew on Saturday, January 9, 2010, In : Happenings 
Gliding into 2010, I've been taking a few American pastimes to the face. And loving every moment of it. 

Development of new training material begins in earnest this week, and it looks like I'll be kept pretty busy in the next three months or so, but I've also been keeping busy taking in some new experiences...

The first was snowboarding. First time on a board was last weekend. And I use the term "on a board" loosely. But what a rush. Went with Mike and Amy to a place in northern Jersey called M...
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 Video Vibe for the Moment

From the movie Drive

Whose site is it anyway?


Andrew Barry Some people call me the Earthman. Some people call me Baz. Some people call me Barry or Bar. And some people also like jazz. I think most of the people surfing this site know who I am. If not - read on, my friend...
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