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December 31, 2010

2010 time capsule

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General Happenings

  • Chilean Miners rescued after 69 days trapped in a mine
  • Earthquake in Haiti
  • Volcanic ash from Eyjafjallaj√∂kull
  • Deepwater Horizon Oil spill
  • Wikileaks releases cables/documents
  • Republican’s win control of House of Representatives
  • Slow recovery Dow at 11,000.

Tech

  • Apple releases iPad (and an updated MacBook Air)
  • Android making gains, Nexus One and Nexus S released
  • Rise of the App stores
  • Facebook/Twitter continue to grain traction

Sports

  • Winter Olympics in Vancouver/Whistler
  • FIFA World Cup won by Spain
  • Saints over Colts to win Super Bowl
  • Lakers beat Celtics NBA Finals
  • SF Giants beat Texas Rangers to win World Series

Obits

  • JD Salinger, President of Poland, Gary Coleman, Dennis Hopper, Manute Bol, Robert Byrd

Personal

  • General: Attic insulation w/ new attic ladder, other home energy work
  • Travel: Kirkwood/NorthStar (good snow), Whistler, Turks & Caicos
  • Races: Oakland 1/2 Marathon, Ironman St. George, Ironman Canada, NorthFace 50k
  • Work: Thunderbird 3.x releases
  • Restaurants: Commis and Rikyu mostly
  • Too many purchases.


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