Review of Blade Runner 2049

Review of Blade Runner 2049

Loved it. I’d heard mixed reviews on the movie and since we don’t do movie theaters here at Cool Gus’ place (because they don’t let him in and he likes watching movies just fine on the comfy bed), we finally bought it on demand. I need to watch it again to fully...
It’s too soon to talk about train safety.

It’s too soon to talk about train safety.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the recent train accident. However, it is too soon to talk about train safety. Also, there are many more trains in the New York City area. And more accidents there. And they have more rules and regulations, so rules...
5 Years Ago– unspeakable tragedy

5 Years Ago– unspeakable tragedy

Five years ago today was the Newton School Shooting. To the left are the images of some of the 26 dead (20 were children) impressed on roses. I was on Quora earlier this morning reading responses to a question asking if there should be a limit on the number of guns a...
Godless: Great characters and storytelling

Godless: Great characters and storytelling

The NETFLIX original seven-part series Godless came as a surprise. I hadn’t heard of it, but somehow stumbled across it and ended up binging all seven episodes in a day. I highly recommend it. Often we see new series compared to other series that set a high bar. Ozark...
The Gun Issue: Part Deux

The Gun Issue: Part Deux

I addressed some arguments of the gun issue after the Las Vegas shooting. I feel a need to readdress some of the same issues and also add some arguments I’ve recently encountered after the Texas shooting. Which right there indicates a problem. After Las Vegas we were...