Still no NEW SCIENTIST.
Rainy day today. As planned, Karl, Todd and I headed to the house during lunch. They helped me bring the grill up from the landing and into the living room (where I can more easily maneuver it toward the kitchen) and then we spent an hour or so playing Wii. It was a lot of fun. They wanted to see what Wii Fit was like, so we played some of that, too.
I’m trying to reduce the amount of paper I use and so today, I downloaded a demo copy of DevonThink to see if it will work better for me than paper in collecting notes from reading and other things. It is supposed to be very good at collecting and organizing this type of information. How well it actually works depends on how well you can hierarchically organize your information, and last night I got started playing around with it a bit. If it turns out to be a useful way of capturing and finding information, I’ll end up buying a license for it. It only works on Macs, but I could end up using it at work also, since I have a Mac there, too (on which I run Parallels).
Last night was TV night. We lazed around when wegot home. I watched new episodes of Smallville, The Office, and Life on Mars.
Today’s reading: Franklin Delano Roosevelt (through page 88.