The Power of Kai: U.S. Bans Vegemite

Okay….you now see the power that I possess! Apparently the U.S. Governement reads my blog and has banned the import of Vegemite. I would also like to add that I would like to see rush hour traffic halted, the mandatory use of debit cards in long checkout lines, and that my beloved Green Bay Packers…


Vegemite is not Dr. Pepper

Well, It’s been over a week since Tech Ed New Zealand and Tech Ed Australia ended, so I’m assuming that I’m still gainfully employed. I did learn that Vegemite is not “apple butter” and should be used sparingly, and that Dr. Pepper, while a huge success here in Texas, is not much celebrated Down Under….


A trip to New Zealand and my first rugby experience

Well, I’m in Auckland, New Zealand to speak at Microsoft Tech-Ed New Zealand 2006 and I’m excited! It’s much cooler over here, being it’s winter. As you can imagine, it was a really long flight from Dallas. Luckily I had a really nice seat on Quantas and they treated us well. I look forward to flying…


The following takes place on Day 1

Well, this is it, after much prodding from those IT Pros in the audience and my co-workers, I’m finally blogging. The dreaded first blog post. I’m trying very hard not to embarrass myself or get fired. So far so good. Some of you are probably wondering what the heck took me so long. To be…