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I’m an acting/improvising optimizing son of a gun.

I’ve been living and working and performing in Chicago since 2005. I love to eat, travel, talk and make people laugh. So for me this blog stuff is pretty neat.

I also like you. Whoever you are. I like you. For coming to my blog and sharing in my thoughts. I appreciate you. And I think you’re hot. So here’s to you, readers of my blog. Thanks for being awesome. Share and share a like!

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“Are we boring?”

This was something Stax asked me this past Sunday. My initial reaction was “No, of course not” but then I looked down at my sweater vest and the dictionary I was reading and thought that maybe…just maybe…she was right. I mean, I’m 28 years old and Stax is *mumbles* years old  and we can hang…

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An afternoon with Costco

As the name suggests, the wife and I took a trip to Costco…on a Sunday afternoon. It was…an experience. We woke up in the morning and were sitting around the apartment, it was a PJ and cats in laps kinda morning. Or so I thought. “We should get a membership to Costco” she said. “Sure…

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No more bars to handle

Sunday. July 19th in the year of our lord, 2015. I woke up to go for a long run. (I know…weird. I’m training for a half marathon. More on that in future posts) I got back from the run, it was about 90 degrees outside so I was pretty banged up when I got back.…

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Come on, NASA… Really?

We get it.  OK? We get it. 10 years ago I was 18 years old and just starting college. I barely knew what I was going to eat for dinner let alone plan a space odyssey lasting a decade and traveling nearly 3 million miles. 10 years ago I got lost in the neighborhood I…

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Welcome To Camp!

Like the sign says, Welcome To Camp! Let’s start with the basics. I’m Todd, the guy who will be writing the majority of these posts and this is my life. I mean, not really. This is a blog… but it will chronicle my life. I’ve wanted to start writing a blog for a long time,…

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