It’s The Guns

It’s The Guns

Most Americans don’t own guns. We don’t really know (as the gun lobby has successfully kept any agency of the Federal government from first hand studying the topic) but estimates are the percentage of gun owners is dropping, although the number of guns isn’t. But this...
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...