Category Archives: rambling

Stretching Conventional Wisdom Too Far

Today found me reading an article (https://phys.org/news/2019-10-giant-radio-galaxies-defies-conventional.html) about research into the far distant universe. In this case the research was “New research on giant radio galaxies defies conventional wisdom”. The article begins with this summation: Conventional wisdom tells us that … Continue reading

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Coincidence or ?

I’ve subscribed to a few YouTube channels, mostly science and technical stuff. And when I have the time I’ll watch what they put up. I just watched a video by Veritasium on the question “Is our food becoming less nutritious?” … Continue reading

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Is Washington Working?

Last night I had this train of thought run through my head. Since he has been elected President Trump appears to be ‘getting things done’ by Executive Order. Each day that goes by he’s signed E-O’s to make things happen. … Continue reading

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Jaywalking

So I just had a false Aha! moment. Or rather an Aha! moment that happened to be incorrect. It happened at the end of the first show in the series Mr. Selfridge. As Mr. Selfridge and his wife walk away … Continue reading

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Driving in Winter

I grew up on the prairie where it gets down to -40 in the winter. The last 4 years I lived there I did the commute to the city, 45 minutes to town, 15 minutes in town. The same on … Continue reading

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I’ve become a public figure

Well it’s gotten to 1:20 AM and I’m finally swinging round to doing this post. At points throughout the day the thought had passed through my head that nablopomo months with topics might actually be easier. Trying to come up … Continue reading

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The difference a choice of word can make

This week I broke a news story related to the local election. Another local journalist had the story but he works for a print publication (newspaper) that comes out on Wednesday. We got the info on Monday morning and by the afternoon I … Continue reading

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