The day before yesterday, there were a couple of demonstrations at the Mall in Washington, DC. One was the March for Life, an anti-abortion demonstration; the other was a much smaller Indigenous…Blog In case you still think the Wall is about imm 2 Likes Knight Stands
1976 Pasadena, Texas. Three of us were renting from my former boss, Valdis, and driving to Channelview in my 69’ LTD five days a week. The band leader was Al Leone, and the drummer was…Blog Knight Stands 1 Like What It Isn’t
If I can just hang on until 2022 I’ll have fifty years of field work in. I’ve winched my hours down, and I’m feeling good. The odds are still crappy but I’ve managed to get this far. Being…Blog What It Isn’t 1 Like Civil Engineering 1975
I enjoyed HR, or the idea of HR, even before I was learning how to run the Troxler Nuclear density testing device...with the rest of the civil engineering trainees on the OCMT field…Blog Civil Engineering 1975 3 Likes From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files Blog From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files 3 Likes A Reduction
Reality, I argue, is what you make it. I’m glad we all get to play. I’m not the judge of anything. I listen, quietly, for many hours to a reality that has been imagined by others. I am…Blog A Reduction 4 Likes First Floor Floods First
A rising tide might lift all boats, but a cresting river hardly ever floated a three story motel. I’m hesitant to say never. I checked in yesterday during the most all day deluge...that’s going…Blog First Floor Floods First 2 Likes Great News!
I have received notice that I can resume working for the government without pay! This is a revised version of the stand down message that came up with the shut down.
How…Blog Great News! 4 Likes Counter Intelligence MAHI
I met Ray Pinnox at the counter. It took a lot of guts to sit with ones back to that door. Counters were not originally installed like this. Nobody wanted their back to the door, especially…Blog Counter Intelligence MAHI 3 Likes A Turning Point Blog A Turning Point 4 Likes Search Blog Posts THE RED FLAG ASKS: DOES CNN
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There are two primary spheres in which Congress can and must exercise the implied powers of oversight of the Executive Branch:
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A weapon of minimum destruction well operated can destroy a whole planet.
I’m a historian, but not a PhD...just four degrees obtained after three decades of questionable…Blog President Drone 2 Likes To Be Or Not To Be A Good Citizen
I've been accused of kicking a dead horse, but it appears that nag still has some life left in it, judging by the fact I heard a whinny from a friend extolling the…Blog To Be Or Not To Be A Good Citizen 5 Likes Rule Number Two
What is comforting about having been dog trained is security. While my head was not protected from bed posts, concrete, gym walls, asphalt, or windshields...the first fifteen years of my…Blog Rule Number Two 2 Likes That Old Black Magic Returns
Sequel. I’m not driving, so after MAHI (80 pages left to *finishit) I’m going to think about movies...again. I love movies. I failed two film making classes. I finished a fine art photography…Blog That Old Black Magic Returns 3 Likes
I’ve been a fan of infinity for ever, or at least since I figured out how to drive the calculator in the physics lab nuts. It was about four pounds...first one I ever saw. Pre TI. I can’t…Blog The Long Play 5 Likes IC4U2
Asbury Park, not my home town...was the public place where craft creativity and credentials Intersected; a world class magical experience long before Walt Disney built his land in Anaheim.…Blog IC4U2 1 Like Uniforms Not Optional
I do service. I put on a uniform in 2002 for the first time since Boy Scouts. I had that hole in my resume since 1972...when I decided to join the Signal Corps just after my fifteenth…Blog Uniforms Not Optional 2 Likes Pine Ridge
You could miss it. Ridge Road is high ground, and the Blossom Road entrance to Pine Ridge is not through across Ridge. I can’t say how many times I drove past myself, and I lived in that town for…Blog Pine Ridge 2 Likes Woman Sparks Uproar Complaining About Useless
Woman Sparks Uproar Complaining About Useless Gifts from Her Family: A woman has caused outrage on the online…Blog Woman Sparks Uproar Complaining About Useless 4 Likes