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Chloe, Meet Michelle

Michelle and I were hanging out at the Farmers’ Market in Brentwood when I saw the pet adoption sign. Normally, Chloe works in Santa Monica on the weekends, but for some reason, she was in Brentwood this time. I thought … Continue reading

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Lunch Date

I emailed Michelle this morning and she was free for lunch so we went over to the mall and ate at 59th and Lex, that little restaurant inside Bloomingdales. I’d never eaten there before (what man has?) and was not … Continue reading

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Dog Park

Sorry I haven’t posted anything all week. I thought I was fine with Chloe breaking up with me, but it turns out I was actually pretty upset about it. I’ve been working long hours, too, and haven’t been in the … Continue reading

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Sucker Punch

Chloe dumped me. I called her last week to make up about the whole Monopoly fight and she said we were cool. Then she came over on Sunday to tell me in person that she was breaking up with me. … Continue reading

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Reality Star

I called Chloe yesterday and we made up. More on that later. So yesterday I ate lunch at the food court and a random woman came up to me and asked if I wanted to be on a reality show. … Continue reading

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Chloegeddon

So as you all know now, Carmageddon was the Y2K of 2011. But that didn’t stop us from moving forward with Chloegeddon. Chloe came over around 2:00 on Friday. Things started off a bit shakey when I saw how much … Continue reading

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Carmageddon

As everyone within 100 miles of Los Angeles knows, this weekend is Carmageddon, i.e., the shutdown of the 405 freeway. The spillover onto the surface streets means it’s going to be gridlock everywhere. Most people are staying in the whole … Continue reading

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The Talk to Strangers Project, One Year Later

I started this project exactly one year ago. To say it’s changed my life would be as obvious as the preceding sentence, given the title of the post. On a quantitative level: I have talked to maybe 200-300 strangers; I have … Continue reading

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Grill Man

We’ve all met know-it-all’s before. But there’s a very special kind of know-it-all that you meet only at barbecues: the Grill Man. So this past weekend, at Gunther’s Fourth of July barbecue, I had the privilege of meeting Chuck, Gunther’s … Continue reading

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Chloe, Meet Michelle

The party at Scott’s place was fun, until Michelle showed up! I had no idea she had become friends with that director friend of Scott’s independently and got invited, so it was a pretty big surprise to see her there. … Continue reading

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