It’s Easy to be Extraordinary.

It’s Easy to be Extraordinary.

The first thing I noticed about Daniel Butner was his distinctive beard. If you ever met him, even if you didn’t know his name, you knew that beard. A few days before our restaurants had to close their dining rooms due to COVID-19, I stopped by Carrabba’s on Stratford...
Blame the Internet

Blame the Internet

My childhood was during a time when computers, computer games, hardware, software, all of it seemed irrelevant and lame to a young boy obsessed with automobile racing, and the construction of cars and motorcycles. As I grew older, I tried to ignore how computers were...

5-year Anniversary

Everyone loves nostalgia. One of the values of Facebook is the “Your Memories on Facebook” feature. A few days ago the memory that popped up on my screen was the post of photos from MIXXER’s very first community meeting at The Olio, which had just...