Random Stuff…

Appointment at the VA-OKC yesterday, 2 hours up, got there 45 minutes early, soooo… I went to where I ‘thought’ the appointment was, and of course it had moved. The only problem is, they are upgrading/remodeling the VA hospital in … Continue reading

Sigh…

Apparently my post yesterday tripped off the #%*([email protected] sp*mbots again… 155 and counting as of 10pm last night. Most of them from bk.ru 109.123.118.8, both of which come back as fakes. And the ‘comments’ are all in Russian… Lovely… It … Continue reading

LibertyCon is coming…

LibertyCon will be the end of the month June 28-30 in Chattanooga, TN. I got my ‘official’ schedule so I know what I’m on the hook for… Day Time Name of Event Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies     Sat 10:00AM … Continue reading

Fakes, fakes, and more fakes…

AI systems development is getting scary… We’ve seen some of this in the movies, where someone who has passed away is inserted into a new movie using CGI, but this stuff is even scarier! This technology, called Generative Adversarial Networks … Continue reading

Week of…

Mondays… sigh Hadn’t done a deep scan on my computer in a while, and started it only to have it say it was going to take 12 hours… Lovely… So it’s still running and I’m trying to type this on … Continue reading

Adversity…

So, apparently the SATs are now going to ‘modify’ student’s SAT score for ‘adversity’ impacts due to 15 areas of their young lives… Looking at the distribution, it’s apparent that language is NOT the issue, if it were, the Asians … Continue reading

Points to ponder…

From various places… Life is not a fairy tale! If you lose your shoe at midnight, you’re drunk Liberals:           “Don’t let unvaccinated kids into our schools!” Same liberal:    “Let thousands of unvaccinated illegal immigrants in!” If women are upset at Trump’s … Continue reading

Old people…

I’m passing this on, because I did not want to be the only old person receiving it. Actually, it’s not a bad thing to be called, as you will see. 1.      Old People are easy to spot at sporting events; during … Continue reading

Random musings…

This weekend once again proved that our ‘tribe’ is a bit different… LOL From education, or lack thereof, to water law, to irrigation, to cattle, to writing, to Germany and pictures of 13th century houses/hotels, to pay scales, to ‘values’ … Continue reading

Party…

We did a little party for Peter Grant (Bayou Renaissance Man) to celebrate his FINALLY becoming an American citizen after nine long years of slogging through the system! There was food, there were drinks, and about 20 folks showed up … Continue reading