A Smattering of Things I've Done on My Birthday - Which Is Today

November 4. Happy birthday to me.
  1. Voted.
  2. Been taken blindfolded by friends to dinner at Chili's.
  3. Gone to my boss's memorial service.
  4. Cheered Barack Obama's 2008 election victory from my couch. While suffering from a violent cold.
  5. Cried on the phone to my soon-to-be ex, who forgot my birthday.
  6. Saw U2 on their Joshua Tree tour.
  7. Had lunch with Slavoj Zizek.