Why is it that everyone seems to think that Amazon has the last say on everything? In a world where everything is based on profit, don’t ask what’s wrong with the product, ask what’s wrong with Amazon. (more…)
This was no ordinary iPhone. This was my 5S. Why am I wondering what have we done to let these people take over our lives? Who are the brain police? (more…)
Someone recently asked me which search engine was better, Ecosia or DuckDuckGo? So I wrote one of my “Teachable Moments” … this is a very difficult question to answer.
I’ve added Google into my answer because that’s the one to benchmark. They’re all fairly good, and as you might expect, nobody is as good as Google. Of course, unless you’re one of the millions who really hate Google. Then the second choice would probably be DuckDuckGo.
What would you think if your friend carried a recorder into secret sessions conducted by your state on how to get rid of votes? How to change a ballot, and how to list it incorrectly? (more…)
Secession is the withdrawal of a group from a larger entity, especially a political entity Threats of secession can be a strategy for achieving more limited goals. A secession attempt might be violent or peaceful, but the goal is the creation of a new state or entity independent from the group or territory it seceded from. The South seceded from the Union which brought on the Civil War. We all know that story. (more…)
Thank you Bob Grade who answered the question “Why do you support Trump? Explain in detail and make specific nonpartisan arguments.” with this . . . (more…)
I am usually reluctant to post such stuff, but I’ve just about had it with social media and the main stream media. I just have to speak up. . . (more…)
I’ve recently had a flurry of inquiries from people who have found older articles on the Design Center site, who wish to have their articles included on the same page. At the dawn of the graphical internet, the “Design Center” site intended to include all the major areas of the visual arts, photography being one of them. We even had a photographer who intended to run the photography department. Well, about that time the web seemed to explode with photographers and photography sites, so I backed off and did not add a Photo department. Here’s a photographer who wants to share his 51 Tips!