Monthly Archives: January 2016

IoT Possibilities

It seems to me…. “The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting.” ~ Dave Barry[1]. Humans, as a species, are learning how to adapt to another round of … Continue reading

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They Are Just Kids

It seems to me…. “Our sires’ age was worse than our grandsires’. We, their sons, are more worthless than they; so in our turn we shall give the world a progeny yet more corrupt.” ~ Horace[1], Book III of Odes, … Continue reading

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Weapon-Related Violence

It seems to me…. “Remember: Guns don’t kill! – The dimwits who insist EVERYONE should have the right to own ’em do!” ~ Quentin R. Bufogle[1]. Since 9/11, the U.S. has responded aggressively to the danger of terrorism, taking extraordinary … Continue reading

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2016 Campaign Issues

It seems to me…. “One of the reasons people hate politics is that truth is rarely a politician’s objective. Election and power are.” ~ Cal Thomas[1]. Prospective U.S. voters have now had an opportunity to watch several debates by potential … Continue reading

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