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Have been nibbling on Joey Shoji's San Francisco chocolate all week, and am now starting to eye the chocolate rhino from Dave & Tom. Where to start?

Celebrating my birthday at my sister's place tonight with my nieces (my birthday was last Monday, but last week was too hectic to arrange any kind of get-together).

Gary Ehrlich's and Joe Neff's song, "Technical Nerdy Guys" is now available online.

PEGASUS NOMINATIONS DEADLINE EXTENSION: Deadline for the Pegasus Award nominations has been extended to *April 15th*. Please do send in a nomination...the more nominations the committee gets, the more representative of the filk community the final ballot will be. The nomination ballot is available online at Please encourage your filker friends to send in nominations.

I am experiencing more computer woes these days; haven't figured out why yet. Netscape tends to crash on me 20-25 times a day...each time, I have to reboot my computer. Any advice welcome!

Jeff scanned the Rice Paper cover and article layout sample for my archives, if any of you are interested. Allison said she went looking for the magazine in Toronto and couldn't find it. The magazine is a Asian Canadian literary arts magazine, so you likely won't find it in general magazine stores, and likely not in the U.S., sorry. :-) Info about the magazine at the link above.

Officemusic: THE QUESTION (The Barra MacNeils)

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