All posts by Sean Shannon

Yeah, so last night was the College of Arts and Sciences Commencement, where I was to receive my award for the Dean’s Prize. Even had my name in the programme and everything. So they announce my name to come up and get my prize, and I freeze. I just can’t bring myself to go up and get whatever they had for me. I hope they’ll mail it to me. I guess it was just freaky seeing everyone in their caps and gowns like that, realizing…

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The semester’s done. I know I’ve got three solid A’s right now, one probable A and a fifth course I’m not so sure about. Of course, since I no longer have schoolwork to worry about, I’m going to be worrying about my grades full-time until they come in. Hey, I like worrying, it’s something I’m good at, what can I say. To follow up on yesterday, the diagnostics seem to have fixed my computer for now, although it still takes a long time for my…

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Just as an aside since I’m in a completely bitchy mood right now, I tried to type the entry below earlier in the day at my house, but the damn ActiveX control my bank made me download when I signed up for online banking has now so affected my system that I couldn’t even type the entry. So now I’m at school looking up how to fix this problem while my computer’s running diagnostics at home. And this was supposed to be the day I…

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There’s nothing quite like being around my fellow students discussing X2 to make me feel totally out of place. I mean, I realize that I’m a bit older than most of my fellow students because of the time off I took between Antioch and UT, but when the X-Men start getting discussed, I’m just totally out of it. I mean, it’s so freaky when the people I hang out with start talking about the syndicated cartoon show as their “golden age”. By the time the…

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