Savannah & Hilton Head

We just had a 3-day weekend in hot & humid Georgia and South Carolina…  We visited various sites in the historic district of Savannah, including dinner at Lady & Son’s restaurant, the old synagogue, Chippewa Square (location for the filming

Sudden Jihad Syndrome

Beware the seemingly rational Moslem… Daniel Pipes has dubbed “Sudden Jihad Syndrome,” in which a seemingly non-violent Moslem erupts in a murderous rampage: Naveed Haq, forced his way into the offices of the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle where he

Moral Madness

As usual, Victor Davis Hanson writes an excellent editorial in the National Review about the lack of consistent moral direction.  I’ve excerpted some of the key paragraphs below: Our present generation too is on the brink of moral insanity. That

Strange & Useless Facts

1. A quarter has 119 grooves on its edge, a dime has one less groove. 2. A typical double mattress contains as many as two million house dust mites. 3. Approximately 68% of consumers receiving junk mail actually open the

Power Vacation in Italy

I haven’t been posting on the Blog for the last week, because we just did a six day “power vacation” in Italy… We saw many of the sights in Rome – we went to see the Coliseum, Forum, Arch of

Readers from India

I’m tickled to know that my good friend Bill from Chicago took the time to check out the Blog while he was stationed in India… Welcome home Bill and I’m glad to hear that I could share some of the

The Age of Deconstruction

Earlier generations lived in the Age of Reason, we live in the Age of Deconstruction, where our Universities and institutions are more interested in deconstructing and breaking down all of our cultural heritage than in defending it and passing it

Father’s Day

Today is Father’s Day and my wife, sons, and I had planned to take my father to the Paragon (a nice steak restaurant in the southern part of Dayton).  Unfortunately, Fred had emergency gall bladder surgery on Wednesday and he is still recovering. 

Idiots Among Us

Interesting, real world stories of idiots among us… 1) Idiot Sighting – This one happened in Kingman. I live in a semi-rural area. We recently had a new neighbor call the local township administrative office to request the removal of the Deer Crossing