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J.R. Ladd
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Had a good 4th with +Michael Humphrey , +Cameron Sabel , and +Ryan Heise . G+ was mentioned and I even managed not to rant about how great it is! Now we gotta get Drew on this service.

[While typing this, I was humming America the Beautiful the entire time.]
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Just bought Portal 2 for Xbox! I've got to make use of this thing one way or the other. Hopefully +Katie Collins won't mind a little obsession. +Cameron Sabel , does Portal allow cross-platform co-op mode?
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"Here come the test results... you are a horrible person. That's what it says. Horrible person. We weren't even testing for that"
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Got caught in the rain today with +Katie Collins , but managed to have a great time seeing The Merchant of Venice anyway. It's good to know how quickly seersucker dries. And given that so many people are without power or dealing with fallen trees tonight, I really can't complain about feeling a bit damp in the theater.
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What's Scrabble When You Can Play Novelist?
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Enjoying Google+ so far! Viable Facebook alternative? I've got my fingers crossed...
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I like learning how old and new technologies change the way people write together. I also like pie.
  • Washington University in St. Louis
    English PhD Student, 2012 - present
  • Georgetown University
    English MA Student, 2010 - 2012
  • St. Paul's Cathedral Elementary
    1992 - 1996
  • Our Lady of Grace Elementary
    1996 - 2001
  • Bishop Canevin High School
    2001 - 2005
  • Mercyhurst College
    2005 - 2009
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