Category Archives: Newsworthy to me

Since I’ve come across a couple of bears in the wild myself

The true story of two fatal grizzly bear attacks that changed our relationship with wildlife – The Washington Posthttps://apple.news/AxKHX_BwtQ66StfeuvucwQA But I still know it’s more likely that I get hit by a falling tree or limb…and I’m okay with that. 

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i cant help it

i just read that president dumbass called former fbi director comey to tell him that he was never involved with russian hookers. besides being ridiculous that this is a real conversation, it (of course) reminded me of a jimmy buffett … Continue reading

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Hope and pray that this is true

So, you’re saying there’s a chance…that technology will save us.  Scientists think that they have a way to use CO2 from the air to make commercially useful products.  Pray to the technology gods, hell pray to all of the gods, … Continue reading

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Whether you like him or hate him, Al Gore is worth watching

I just came across this article talking about Al Gore and climate change.  Whatever you think of his cause, I hope you, like I do, admire people who stick to their values, even if you don’t agree with them (or … Continue reading

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Another day, another crime from a “loner”

Yesterday, it was the Colorado high school shooter. Today, it is a teenager charged with raping an elderly nun near Pittsburg.  Other than his name and age, the only information provided about the accused is that he was described (by … Continue reading

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Not a loner!?

I’ve been more introverted the last couple of years, partly due to circumstances and partly due to how I’ve been wanting to spend my time.  In wondering if this was bad for me, I came across Party of One: The … Continue reading

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Extreme Telecommuting

The title says it all: A French Entrepreneur Tries Telecommuting From a Desert Island, Robinson Crusoe-Style.  Just like I’ve been thinking — with some solar panels and satellite communications, you can work pretty much anywhere these days.  Check out his … Continue reading

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A new reason to be a tree hugger…

Trees can be deadly! The article, Idaho family sues USFS for $1M after tree hit son, got me thinking.  Not about how to sue the government (although that is part of my master plan), but about all the stories of … Continue reading

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Morning Newsreel March 21 2013

One of the freedoms we enjoy in America is the ability to criticize our leaders.  A dying Iraq war veteran exercises his right in a scathing letter: Iraq War vet pens ‘last letter’ to Bush and Cheney.  The message seems … Continue reading

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The end is near…no really

This post is not going to be what you would expect from the title if you know me.  While it can be somewhat entertaining to poke fun at people like this guy who incorrectly predicted the end of the world … Continue reading

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