Literally I did about 30 takes of this video introduction. Most of them end in me blowing raspberries at my Web cam, sticking my tongue out, or slamming my head onto my desk. One of many reasons I never considered going into broadcast journalism.
(If you have ever seen Arrested Development, you may know Bob Loblaw Law Blog. In honor of Bob, I have called this video the Blade Blog Vlog. Try saying it, like, twice, really fast. Or slow. I can't do either.)
I'm a little bit awkward. A little bit silly. Having a lot of fun. I might look bored in the video since I'm resting my head on my hand, but, really, I was just getting frustrated at myself. I did the video once early with no mistakes ... and then I realized I hadn't recorded any of it. Ugh. So, after 23,095 tries, here's more than you ever wanted to know about me in less than five minutes: