Fixing to get busy…

Gotta play host this weekend… I know better than to do this… But… We’re doing Foolzcon again. Should be an interesting mix of people, between writers, pilots, shooters, and various ‘other’ folks… and folks started showing up last night. Contrary … Continue reading

Out of the mouths of babes…

Or logic from an uncluttered Mind … A little girl was talking to her teacher about whales. The teacher said it was physically impossible for a whale to swallow a human because even though it was a very large mammal its … Continue reading

Wow…

It’s pretty bad when CNN actually has to do a ‘positive’ piece on a Pub… As part of a larger story about Florida’s vaccine rollout, the renowned newsmagazine program spotlighted a recent $100,000 donation that Publix made to DeSantis’ re-election bid. … Continue reading

So far, so good…

Got my second Wuflu shot yesterday (Moderna), and the ‘symptoms’ are much milder than the first go around… Got the stiff arm from the shot, and a headache, but not much else. We got in a rather interesting discussion in … Continue reading

Indoctrination…

Is why we are where we are today… Why you may ask? A far more troubling development, is how quickly a significant and powerful minority of Americans grew to believe that America is a fundamentally racist country and that white … Continue reading

RIP sir…

Allan McDonald has passed away. He tried to stop the Challenger launch… He was overruled… An engineer for the maker of the shuttle’s booster rockets, he opposed letting it take off, worried that cold weather might affect them. He was … Continue reading

In case you’ve never seen this…

From a side conversation about music and musicians on a mil-email string last night… It went from Bill Withers, who was in the Navy for nine years before he became a songwriter, to Glen Campbell and his song Universal Soldier. … Continue reading

Random musings…

As a former navigator, I have always been intrigued by the Antikythera mechanism, first found in 1905.  There is a ‘new’ update on the findings and modeling that is definitely worth watching, although it’s 30 minutes long. It is HERE.  … Continue reading

If you ever wondered…

Why your food never looked this good… Gives a whole new meaning to the word staged… But motor oil on pancakes??? Really??? Sigh… … Continue reading