WTFO???

I’m beginning to wonder if I’m still living in the USA… PCism is truly running amok….  A twofer from California… You’re RACIST if you wave the American flag??? The controversy brought a small group of protesters out Monday, and the … Continue reading

Stuff…

John Lott does a great job of fisking the VPC (again) HERE, over their bogus gun-control numbers… And there is info from the NSSF that basically says the administration is complying (at least in the outbound direction) with the Small … Continue reading

Grumpy…

Who knew… I guess I’m just suffering from early onset grumpiness… But the good times apparently have an expiration date. The men found that their happiness began to diminish around age 70, which NPR dubs “the approximate moment when grumpiness kicks in … Continue reading

Hey WN, guess what…

I got the same room in Adelaide Hilton again… At least I now ‘know’ not to do THIS again… And for those that were going yeah, right; photos affirm… Here’s what I ‘thought’ was a blank wall with the curtain … Continue reading

Best laid plans…

A good analogy for the last two weeks… sigh… Planned for…  Got… And the Prius was outta gas only 40 miles left on the battery, the bike had a flat tire, and the airplane got wet… But kudos to the … Continue reading

In Vino Veritas…

Interesting conversation in the hotel bar last night… Talking to an American from Austin, TX that runs a multi-national consulting firm and his Australian regional manager about what is going on in Australia as far as manufacturing… Part of the … Continue reading

Huh, this is ‘bit’ of a surprise…

Quickie run through the emails and news elicited this one… Vegetarians may have a lower BMI and drink alcohol sparingly, but vegetarian diets are tied to generally poorer health, poorer quality of life and a higher need for health care … Continue reading

MH370…

I don’t know what’s being broadcast up there, but ‘I’ tend to believe the signals heard by MV Ocean Shield are a LOT more believable than what the Chinese Navy is claiming… Ocean Shield is towing a US Navy system, … Continue reading

Bored, bored, bored…

Sitting here watching the seaweed grow… sigh… Dunno what this is, but the odd coloring of the flower got my attention, especially the way it turns purple in the sunlight… Apparently it turns yellowish/orange as it wilts… Coming in this … Continue reading

Zaps…

For those that may not be familiar with the term… Zaps are military stickers from squadrons that may or ‘may not’ be politically correct… 🙂 Now the ‘nice’ zaps tend to end up in places where the public can see … Continue reading