The things one sees on the road…

These are the ‘doors’ to the Japanese Navy command cave at Yokosuka, JA.  There are over twenty MILES of caves that honeycombed the base starting in about 1938… Rather simple… Handle and a pull bar.  Note the rollers and tracks … Continue reading

Find the Colt…

Some folks just tend to ‘accumulate’ things… And these are just ‘some’ of the revolvers… Since all but one of them are S&W, I’ll defer to Tam for further descriptions, but he did drag out one old Colt just for … Continue reading

Thought for the day…

We always hear about Social Security running out of money. How come we never hear about Welfare running out of money? My comment? We are “SO” screwed… And since I’m doing pictures, here are two more… h/t JP for these… … Continue reading

Shutdown Day 6…

Another day, nothing done… EXCEPT, nobody in the administration seems to know exactly (or even a best guess) how many people have actually signed up for obummercare… And now it’s being called a ‘slimdown’ rather than a shut down.  BUT … Continue reading

Sometimes you see ‘really’ strange things…

Sideways airplane wing anyone??? This cat is designed to be ‘autonomous’ and sail on it’s own.  They split this thing down the middle and gutted the front to put in a reinforced mast to hold the solid sails. They are … Continue reading

Shut em down…

My $.02 worth here, I’d do if I were in the House is I’d send a bill up that makes EVERYBODY come under obamacare, no exclusions for Congress, unions, nobody… And I’d go home.  Put it in Reid and BOs … Continue reading

Random travel…

The ‘morning’ challenge… Trying to figure out the buttons, knobs and what turns on what was a 10 minute evolution, but at least I didn’t fry myself… And all I wanted for breakfast was an omelet, not a fikkin masterpiece… … Continue reading

At least I don’t have to buy Pork Chops…

Vito and Jace… He’s very careful around him, and already in the protect mode. Maybe he’ll leave me alone now… LOL … Continue reading

Sigh…

If anybody in Hawaii or Kalifornia sees my body clock, will you please chivy it this way??? I think that sumbitch got off in one of those two places and is sitting on a beach somewhere drinking a Mai Tai … Continue reading

Wrapping it up…

Last day on the road for this trip, and finally got some roo pics for those interested… All over the dang place… And playing hell on the golf course!!! In the space of probably two miles, saw upwards of 75 … Continue reading