It was a good talk the other night. You are one of the few people in
the world who is willing to talk to me about crazy inventions. It
makes me happy to know that if I ever need technical
advice/counseling about building a no-till air-seeder, sized small
enough to pull behind an all-terrain vehicle, that advice is just a
phone call to North Dakota away.
You probably heard that the ...
February 28, 2015 - 7:39am
Better Business Bureau Buzz
Aggressive computer viruses continue to make the rounds, causing unlucky computer users to see messages which threaten people with fines or prison unless they pay up. These viruses encrypt - lock up - files on affected computers, holding them hostage, hence its name: ransomware. These viruses are spread through malicious links in emails or by visiting compromised websites. Better Business Burea...
February 26, 2015 - 5:59pm
The Flensburger Files
If you enjoy speeding and disregarding signs, let alone give the police and the Kraftfahrtbundesamt (Driver's Office) in Flensburg (Germany) a headache, then this article is for you. Regardless of whether you are in Germany or the US, people love to speed and will stop at nothing to ensure that they are at least 20 km/h over the limit. In Germany, we have the blitzer machines, where drivers...
February 23, 2015 - 11:16am
The Bridgehunter's Chronicles
If there is a word of advice to give to a person wanting to engage in the hobby of photography, it would be this:
1. Look the surroundings. What do you see beyond the naked eye? What is most unique about the surrounding that is worth photographing?
2. Choose an object and/or a person you find attractive. Why choose this subject and how unique is it from the eye of a photographer?
February 16, 2015 - 1:19am
Appropos of Nothing
A friend posed this question on Facebook the other day, What do you say out loud (or in your head) the most during the day? Answers ranged from WTF? to Whered I put my . . . ? My answer was Oh. Its the truth. I think or say oh a lot during the day. The more I thought about it, I decided that its a pretty profound word.
Oh, my bed is so cozy. Oh crap, I have to pee. My first waking thought is o...
February 11, 2015 - 8:55pm