Archive for June, 2008

Using QTP to Connect to an Oracle Database with Instant Client

Thursday, June 26th, 2008

Need a light-weight ODBC connection to an Oracle database for you QTP scripts? Oracle Instant Client is just the ticket, assuming you have Oracle version 10g for your database. Please read the information provided by Oracle to make sure Instant Client is right for your needs.

Be Kind Rewind

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

“Be Kind, Rewind” by Michel Gondry was an imaginative adventure starring Mos Def, Jack Black, and Danny Glover. Being a fan of “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and Jack Black, I was expecting an off the wall comedy explosion with a unique narrative style. I was not disappointed by the imagination, but a little […]

More Proof of the Birthday Bonanza

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

More photographic evidence of the Birthday Bonanza!

Get Smart

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

After a busy weekend or partying, house-cleaning, and hosting, Brandy and I went to relax at the theaters. We obviously went to see “Get Smart” according to the title of this post. Here is a brief synopsis: Maxwell Smart (Steve Carell) is a CONTROL Analyst who dreams to be a field-agent, working alongside his favorite […]

The Birthday Bonanza

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Brandy and I invited several folks over to the house this weekend to celebrate our birthdays. It was a lot of fun and a big thanks to everyone who came out for the shenanigans. We fired up the grill and pulled out the drinks for all of our guests. However, I completely underestimated the amount […]

100,000 Miles

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

Well, the Accord has made another milestone. 100,000 miles. It is still running strong too. Some stats: Purchased: September 9th, 2001 Days to hit 100,000 Miles: 2467 days (6 years, 9 months, 2 days) Average Miles per Day: 40.535 miles And, yes, apparently I thought it a good idea to snap this picture as I […]