This is an experiment. Recently Microsoft Office Word quit working. It starts to open and then crashes. I tried various options including restarting my computer and running a repair program. Nothing worked. I have Windows 10 (“upgraded” from Seven) a couple of years ago, and run ZoomText 10.1 for accessibility. Neither of these are new, although the programs are set to automatically update.…Continue
Has a liberal ever thrown him(her)self on a grenade?
This is a question for which I’m not sure there is an answer. Individuals don’t go through life categorized as to conservative or liberal leanings, and the very definitions of liberal and conservative change over time.
This question first came to me at a much younger age, although not so clearly defined, when I first heard of soldiers sacrificing their own lives to save those of their comrades by throwing their body over a…Continue
I’m writing this with battery power on my laptop. Sometime yesterday about noon it began to snow. And then we began to get rain. And then it stopped. By 1:40 this morning we had no power. So, I’m sitting in a dark house, gas logs going, no internet and an iPad that is about out of battery power.
We are bored, but we had frozen soup and chili for just such an occasion, and I had kale soup for lunch. It’s not as bad as it sounds. There are other veggies and…Continue
Recently, we bought our granddaughter a smart television for Christmas. We went over with her options and she chose a Toshiba model through Amazon. It is loaded with Alexa.
We joked about Alexa spying on her. She says she accepts the fact that the government knows where she is. And, she says that she is confident that devices like smart phones and Echo Dot listen and feed information to the company they work for all of the time. (After all, Amazon sells…Continue