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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/ […]

Common Sense Bill of Rights (from eMail)

April 14, 2017

This is probably the best e-mail I’ve seen in a long, long time. The following has been attributed to Lewis Napper, a Jackson, Mississippi computer programmer. He didn’t expect his essay — a tart 10-point list of “rights” Americans don’t have — to become an Internet legend. ——————————————————————————————– NEW PREAMBLE TO THE CONSTITUTION We the […]

Dear Mr. Trump

February 17, 2017

I am not a pundit.  I am not a “politico”.  I am a US Citizen who voted in our recent (2016) Presidential Election. Mr. Trump (I refuse to call you President):  You are NOT a politician and many of us thought that could be a good thing but it turns out that you are an […]

The BEST Advice

November 30, 2016

HAPPINESS IS HOME MADE LIVE SIMPLY, LOVE DEEPLY, SPEAK KINDLY SMILE, ITS GOOD FOR THE HEART ENJOY GOOD FRIENDS, GOOD FOOD, AND GOOD TIMES PROCRASTINATE NOW AND PANIC LATER DOGS WELCOME, CHILDREN MUST BE LEASHED SIT LONG, TALK MUCH, LAUGH OFTEN THING BIG, BUT RELISH SMALL PLEASURES WHEN YOU FIND YOURSELF IN A HOLE, STOP […]

And for my next trick…

November 9, 2016

The American People elected a new President on November 8th 2016.  The rumors and speculations about WHY they chose this one instead of the other candidate have only just begun. Some may say that is because the Silent Majority decided that they finally had a non-political choice and have been waiting for the chance to […]

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. […]

Do you remember these men: (from email):

June 8, 2016

Do you remember these men: Alan Hale – Jr. – US Coast Guard. Aldo Ray . US Navy. UDT frogman- Okinawa . Art Carney – US Army. Wounded on Normandy beach- D-Day. – Limped for the rest of his life. Brian Keith – US Marines. Radioman/Gunner in Dauntless dive-bombers. Buddy Hackett – US Army anti-aircraft […]

Entitlement? I don’t think so!

May 30, 2016

Who died before they collected Social Security? KEEP PASSING THIS AROUND UNTIL  EVERY ONE HAS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO READ IT… THIS IS SURE SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT!!!! THE ONLY THING WRONG WITH THE GOVERNMENT’S CALCULATION OF AVAILABLE SOCIAL SECURITY IS THEY FORGOT TO FIGURE IN THE PEOPLE WHO DIED BEFORE THEY EVER COLLECTED A SOCIAL SECURITY […]

A Letter to the American People

March 15, 2016

DEAR AIRLINES: Dump the male flight attendants. No one wanted them in the first place. Replace all the female flight attendants with young, good-looking strippers! They don’t even serve food anymore, so what’s the loss? The strippers would at least triple the alcohol sales and get a “party atmosphere” going in the cabin. And, of […]

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 […]