Posts tagged “fortune cookies”

Fortune Cookie

Nice. I’ve previously ranted about getting crappy fortunes in fortune cookies. Today I got the fortune: “You will inherit a large sum of money.” Sounds good to me. Papa’s got bills to pay, brutha.


I had lunch with Gretchen and Bob on Tuesday. It was stir-fry day at the HSND cafeteria. My fortune cookie said: “You will have a good luck and overcome many hardships.” A good luck? What the hell does that mean? And since when do fortune cookies come with “Lucky Numbers”?!

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A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


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