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DWWTWT?: March 2-6

DWWTWT?: March 2-6

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Here’s another seasonal query for you:

select datediff(dd,'10/20/2008','3/3/2009')

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134

The significance of the query was alluded to in last week’s commuting post.  This past Tuesday I had to drive to Tampa for a laptop repair.  This was my first drive to work since last October 20 in Redmond.  That’s 134 days between drives to work!  I telecommuted the rest of the week:

Commuting Options Selected
since 12 June 2006

Mode of Transport Number of Invocations

Telecommuted

152

Walked

218

Walked to the Bus

17

Drove

192

None
(did not compete)

138

Other Transportation Employed

Airline Segments Flown

11

Hopefully it’ll be at least another 134 days before I drive to work again..

Have a great weekend!

-wp

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  • After last week’s brief foray into internal combustion, this week marked a return to normal (or at least

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