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Now Is Forever

March 23, 2018

Every second of our lives is a moment in “The Now”. How can it be otherwise? What is past is passed and we can only remember and HOPE that we Learn from our past. What is Yet To Come holds promise and, perhaps, fear but we spend each Now preparing for what is Yet To […]

Those Annoying Neighbors

November 25, 2017

You have them, too. Those annoying neighbors who always put their Holiday decorations out one day before you do and they almost always look spectacular. The neighbors with their yards that are immaculate and always look like something out of Homes and Gardens. And, their kids who are always well dressed, well mannered, and well […]

An Inside Joke

June 18, 2017

Do you know what an Inside Joke is? It’s a joke that only works inside my head!  That’s an Inside Joke. And by the way, that, in itself, is an Inside Joke!   However, since you are here, why don’t you check out some of my other blogs: IT’s Lost Art of Software Engineering: https://softwareengineeringhandbook.wordpress.com/ […]

Firearms Refresher – Found in eMail

October 24, 2016

Firearms Refresher Course 1. “Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not.” ~Thomas Jefferson 2. “Those who trade liberty for security have neither.” ~ John Adams 3. Free men do not ask permission to bear arms. 4. An armed man is a citizen. An unarmed man is a subject. […]

1947 to 1948

March 15, 2016

This should give you a laugh…Just thought you should know… The year was 1947. Some of you will recall that on  July 8, 1947 , more than 65 years ago, numerous witnesses claim that an Unidentified Flying Object, (UFO), with five aliens aboard, crashed onto a sheep and mule ranch just outside  Roswell ,  New […]

When did the Internet Begin (found in email)

August 17, 2015

HOW THE INTERNET STARTED…THIS IS ACTUALLY  ACCORDING TO THE BIBLE ( KING ARTHUR VERSION ) . (THERE’S NO SENSE TRYING TO USE GOOGLE FOR THIS ONE, OR EVEN CHECKING WITH SNOPES… THEY EITHER WILL LIE TO YOU, OR JUST DON’T KNOW. TRUST ME !:-) In ancient Israel , it came to pass that a trader […]

Recent Palindromes

May 14, 2015

The current week has dates that can be written like this: 5/11/15 5/12/15 5/13/15 5/14/15 5/15/15 And EACH of these can be written backwards (as a Palindrome) to show the same date: 5/11/15,  5/12/15,  5/13/15, 5/14/15, 5/15/15. Just thought you would all like to know that. bgbg

Scary Bad: Future Voters Speak!

April 27, 2015

You want to see and hear something truly scary?  Here it is: http://safeshare.tv/w/oHbxeOtsOP Ever wondered why we are where we are today?  And we will most likely be tomorrow?

Found in eMail: Charles Krauthammer 2015

April 21, 2015

This is NOT my writing but does raise questions for me: What side of the political spectrum is this writer on? Is this material accurate and can it be relied upon? What does this tell YOU about our future? ——————————————————————————— Charles Krauthammer I have been watching Krauthammer on FOX News for a long time.  I […]

Proofreading as a Lost Art (found in email)

March 26, 2015

Proofreading is a dying art, wouldn’t  you say? Man Kills Self Before Shooting Wife and Daughter This one I caught in the SGV Tribune the other day and called the Editorial Room and asked who wrote this.  It took two or three readings before the editor realized that what he was reading was impossible!!! They put […]