Seattle Space Needle Reflection at Night

A Seattle Christmas Carol

Seattle City Lights from Kerry Park

Seattle Christmas Lights from Kerry Park

It seems like only yesterday I was hanging out in Westlake Park, enjoying Christmas in 2010.

Here it is … 2011 … and I’m once again celebrating in exactly the same way. Running around looking at Christmas lights.

Why mess with success?

Now that I have a family, I really enjoy this time of year.

I don’t think I’ve ever gone into details about this publicly, hell, I don’t think I’ve ever told anyone privately either, but … what the hell … I’m old and mostly over it.

You see, Virginia, there

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A Seattle Top 10

Seattle Skyline from Kerry Park

I was surfing YouTube a few minutes ago, and I stumbled across a video from Internet Celebrity Chris Pirillo, fellow resident of the “Seattle Area” (I’m not sure if he lives in Seattle proper or not).

In it, he gives his “Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle”, which I have transcribed as follows:

1: Fremont Troll 2: Olympic Sculpture Park/Gas Works Park 3: EMP/Sci Fi Museum 4: XXX Root Beer Drive-In 5: Bruce Lee Grave Site 6: Seattle Bug Safari 7: Argosy Harbor/Ride The Ducks 8: Pike Place Market 9: Seattle Asian Art Museum/SAM 10: Seattle Museum of the

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Photo of the Day: Seattle Skyline Over Lake Union

Seattle Skyline Over Lake Union

Gas Works

Seattle Skyline from Gas Works Park

Seattle Skyline from Gas Works Park

It’s where Kyra Sedgwick finally accepted Campbell Scott’s marriage proposal … before, you know, getting t-boned by a pickup truck and losing the baby. Perhaps if she had paid more attention to driving instead of ripping the X man, the entire thing could have been avoided. Women drivers.

Anyway, for more information about Gas Works Park, consult your local library. Or go here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gas_Works_Park

I love the place. One of the best views of the Seattle skyline and a really, really weird pipe playground for the sprogs. How can you go wrong?

As

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