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Out with the Old and in with the New in New York and New Orleans

Posted by Andrew on Friday, January 6, 2012, In : Happenings 
Welcome to 2012!

Wow man, when I arrived in this country there were still two consecutive zeros in the middle of the year. Now it's the third Christmas and New Year behind me. Crazy 

The past two weeks have been an express train that came to a stuttering stop the day before work started again. No time to stop and think, just bulldoze on, take it all in, smash it in the face and hope that it all makes sense at the end. And luckily it still does!

It all started with the Greek arriving for a two-we...
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When I Say Freeze, Everybody Freeze!

Posted by Andrew on Monday, October 4, 2010, In : Happenings 
Hello again trendsetters, it has been so long since I typed away in this window, with 'New Post' hanging as an exciting title portending to who knows what right now...

What a fitting way to re-enter this world of cyber thoughts then, to tell you all about an amazing experiment I was a part of this weekend. A quintessential New York experience I feel...

It all started with a website...

The instructions were clear - download the mp3 and upload to your iPod, synchronise your watch with the clock on...
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Maaaa I'm in Chicaaaago

Posted by Andrew on Thursday, September 9, 2010, In : Road Trips 
"I have struck a city - a real city - and they call it Chicago... I urgently desire never to see it again. It is inhabited by savages." - Rudyard Kipling.

Chi-town, what's going on!!

This past weekend was Labour Day weekend in the States and so a long weekend. The Greek and I made it an even loooonger one by taking the Friday off and heading to Chicago, Illinois for a weekend of pure awesomeness.

Leaving New York at the crack of dawn, I was in Chicago before the Greek and Karatjie, our amazing ...
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Kumbaya

Posted by Andrew on Friday, August 27, 2010, In : Road Trips 

A few weeks ago The Greek, The Daffs, Karatjie and I headed up to Marsha's Little House By The Sea in a state which is not an island, called Rhode Island.

About a three hour drive from New York, this place is absolutely gorgeous. Reminded me a lot of a place like Paternoster, where I have spent many a good time with Bernie and the crew.

With the weather stunning, this was the ideal little slice of utopian escape from the Mad City. The days were spent eating breakfast like champions, sitting on...


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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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