Archive for April, 2009

Correct, Real Lyrics for “Hero” by T.I. f/ Akon

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

[Explicit content] Everywhere on the internet seemed to have this song horribly wrong, so I wrote it up. I added some explanations to the slang for fun. Akon (TI): (yeah) konvict music (ok) grand hustle movement (you know what this is partna) hey (ain’t no games here) [southern smoke] we get it poppin on sight […]

What do Managers do?

Sunday, April 12th, 2009

This spring I’m taking a class called “Organizational Behavior,” which is one of the least engineering-y classes in my program, but so far it’s been about as interesting as it could be — which is really interesting. A question I remember wondering a lot growing up as a math major (and hearing repeatedly from others) […]

“So many goals”

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

Was the response from Liz, a girl I met on the bus from Cobano to Santa Teresa, as we lay on beach towels watching the sun descend over the Pacific. I was explaining my plans for the coming summer which, to me, looks pretty empty (and promising). Maybe it’s just a personality difference, but I […]