I have put up some pictures of Mardi Gras Costumes on the Targuman domain. Feel free to take a look. The costumes showed that Katrina did not wash away our sense of humor. It was a great day for a great parade (but Rex needs to give more throws! my daughter only had one bag full ;-).
REMINDER: The Deadline is Tonight at Midnight (Eastern US time, I assume) I want to remind everyone that the call is now out for papers for SBL. I was asked this year to chair the Aramaic studies section, so be sure to get your submission in before the February 28th deadline! If you have any questions be sure to email me directly. 2006 Annual Meeting 11/18/2006 – 11/21/2006 The Aramaic studies section is intended to […]
Apple announces new Mac mini with Intel Core Duo | MacMinute News: February 28, 2006 – 14:14 EST Apple today officially announced the new Mac mini with the Intel Core Duo processor, ‘delivering performance up to four times faster than its predecessor and providing even greater expansion in the same innovative and incredibly compact design.’ Starting at US$599, the Mac mini is ‘the most affordable way to enjoy iLife ’06, the next generation of Apple’s […]
Today is the day. We are off to see the Rex parade downtown. Today, of course, is the last day of feasting before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of fasting and abstinence for Lent. Yeah, right. 🙂 Actually, there are more people than you might expect in NO who usually do observe Lent in some significant way. This year has been all about “doing without” and still is for so many. It is perhaps good […]