Friday, February 09, 2024
You read an article by someone and you think this person is different. Alec Wilkinson is that kind of person. I read the first article (about learning math at 65) not knowing who he was but then I learned he was a writer for the New Yorker for the last 40 years. Here is a link to an article in the New Yorker about the jazz guitarist Julian Lage. If I could only be this cool!
Thursday, February 08, 2024
This article about the production (and shortage) of 155m Artillery Shells is informative and brings you back to the industrial basis of war. The 10 minute video is worth the time and many readers will have never seen a close up of an industrial process.
Tuesday, January 30, 2024
Sunday, January 28, 2024
Religious organizations doing good! Hundreds of faith groups are using their property to build homes.
For cash-poor congregations that face declining revenue and member participation and rising maintenance costs, developing housing can offer a financial benefit while also expanding their social mission.
Friday, January 19, 2024
We are in Kentucky working on cleaning out Corby's Dad's house and it has been very cold and snowing.
Tuesday, January 09, 2024
Paper wings, all torn and bent You made me feel that They were heaven sent Paper wings, not real at all But they took me high Enough to really fall Your paper kisses faded too soon Just like a paper rose 'Neath a paper moon Paper wings, paper wings Oh how could I expect To fly with only paper wings? Angels were singing, didn't you hear If only I'd listened close When they whispered in my ear Paper wings, paper wings Oh how could I expect To fly with only paper wings? I tried to fly but found That I had only paper wings
Sunday, January 07, 2024
Connecticut Business and Industry Association [CBIA] has a good article concerning AI, "Ten Strategies for Using AI in Manufacturing" I just recently learned about the group.
Friday, January 05, 2024
David Brooks has an article today in the NYT that is better than usual. It's about how to return to a positive-sum world of growth, innovation and peace. I'm all for that.
Michelle Goldberg also has a good article in today's NYT. America Must Face Up to Israel’s Extremism
Thursday, January 04, 2024
Corby finished her Christmas puzzle. It takes a lot of work to complete these 1000 piece puzzles but she is pretty good at it.