The Challenger Explosion … The First Gulf War … 9/11. Where Were You When You Heard the News?
There’s a story my mother used to tell about the day she heard that President Kennedy had been shot and what happened when she conveyed that news to the woman … Continue reading
All Roads Lead to Roam. My Theory on Life.
They say that ancient Rome was so large, that all roads led to it. My new theory of life, (formulated just this morning), is based on that infamous saying. But … Continue reading
Twitter, Meaningless Stats, and a Funny Video from Stephen Colbert
I have to admit, I’m not on the Twitter bandwagon, yet… or a big Stephen Colbert fan. But, when I saw his video mocking the meaningless Twitter numbers, I just had to share.
40 Little-Known Uses for WD-40 and Other Urban Legends.
Over the years, various friends have forwarded me a variety of questionable info. Thank goodness for the existence of Snopes.com
Offering Opinions, Solicited or Otherwise
I freely offer my 2-cents…solicited or otherwise. If done politely, and with good-hearted intentions, offering feedback is usually appreciated. A few examples…
Become a Certified Chili Judge
Who knew there was such a thing as the International Chili Society (ICS), let alone a Certified Chili Judge?
Stupid Things My Smartphone Has Said.
My clever new smartphone includes something called Swype – a really cool feature to short cut all that typing. Trouble is, it’s easy to Swype your way into serious trouble…
Platonic Transportation? Got My Attention!
Platonic Transportation? The word “Platonic” was emblazoned in such huge letters across the side of the truck, that I slowed down and did a double take. Sure enough, the signage said…