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Max The Magnificent
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Re: Did I really write this?
Max The Magnificent   7/15/2014 4:37:15 PM
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@MeasurementBlues: I've been hanging around Max too long.

You are just letting your "Inner Max" shine through -- go with the rush -- it will make a man of you, my son!

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Every day is "Shorts" day
Max The Magnificent   7/15/2014 4:35:37 PM
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When I first moved to the USA in 1990, as you say, every day was shirt and tie and real trousers -- except for casual Fridays when you could get by without a tie (I think the wearing of jeans came later -- certainly no shorts).

At that time --24 years ago now -- I don't think anyone wore shorts in England (excepting very young kids) -- maybe at the beach -- I don't recall. I know my friends were surprised the first time I went back wearing shorts.

Now, like you, I work in my own office (I don't work from home -- I have the Pleasure Dome) -- in the summer I wear shorts and Hawaiian shirts and sandles (I go barefoot in the Plaesure Dome) -- in the winter I wear jeans and Hawaiian shirts and sneakers.

Life is good :-)

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Did I really write this?
Measurement.Blues   7/15/2014 4:34:49 PM
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I've been hanging around Max too long.

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Working at home
Measurement.Blues   7/15/2014 4:10:42 PM
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The other nice thing about working at home is my short commute down one flight of stairs. I was reminded of that today as I headed to the Mathworks. I figured 20 minutes, allowed for 30, but it took 40. And, that was a reverse commute. The traffic heading into Boston was far worse.

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