Cricket Chirps to Temperature

Start counting… Found this quite by accident on The Old Farmer’s Almanac’s site… To convert cricket chirps to degrees Fahrenheit, count number of chirps in 14 seconds then add 40 Read More …

Just F’n Scary…

From CNN… The Bush administration has launched a “significant escalation” of covert operations in Iran, sending U.S. commandos to spy on the country’s nuclear facilities and undermine the Islamic republic’s Read More …

I am a Conservaliberdemorepubligreenatarian

Conservaliberdemorepubligreenatarian…seriously. You have probably read a post like this in my blogging past if you have read me long enough. My views and opinions are established by who I am…I Read More …

Talking race…

First… Leonard Pitts of the Miami Herald is one of my favorite if not favorite editorial writers out there. Second… For further proof on what I wrote above, read one Read More …

Speaking of Barack Obama

It is interesting to see him come closer to the political center after the primaries…well…he had to do what he had to do to win the primaries and now he Read More …

Feeling Superior…

A local blogger characterized my not buying into the whole “Obamaphenomenon” as a way to feel superior to those who do buy in…yikes. I have come to the conclusion that a Read More …

Byrd Daughter Graduates

Somewhere between 2 and 4 pm today it hit me that my little girl is just about all grown up…congratulations Emilie…now on to college in Albany…my daughter plays a mean Read More …

Welcome ABOARD!

  From the B-lo News…  Fifty people from 26 countries took the oath of American citizenship today during a special ceremony aboard the USS Little Rock at the Buffalo & Read More …