Monthly archives: January, 2016

This GOP Primary is Horrible and Wonderful

The amount of ugliness and snarkiness between candidates and their supporters is pretty intense. Some of that is a factor of our age and social media – we’re mean to people we don’t actually see or know. Some of it is because there’s an actual CONTEST to determine the person who will represent the GOP, …

WHY is it so hard to reduce government spending?

Because those who get gov’t money are more motivated to KEEP getting their money than those of us who want to stop giving it to them. Everyone attending the Cruz town hall was greeted by an employee of America’s Renewable Future, an ethanol lobby headed by Eric Branstad, the son of Republican governor Terry Branstad. …

I LOVE WAL-MART

I LOVE WAL-MART +Walmart  and Coke, Pepsi, and Nestle have all cooperated to provide safe drinking water to the kids in Flint Michigan. My buddy +Pradheep Shanker shared that story in his post https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PradheepShanker/posts/dpByoYXphaT +Joe Hansen said: Walmart does a LOT of good for communities all across America. I had to reply, going even further about the …

GREAT NEWS! Playing House got renewed

I adore this show. These two are terrific comediennes, and they have wonderful supporting cast, fun stories, the whole thing is just so enjoyable to watch. If you haven’t seen it – you really should. Source: ‘Playing House’ renewed for third season on USA | TV By The Numbers by zap2it.com

PicPick: The Screenshot, image manipulation, most useful image toolkit I’ve ever used.

I take a lot of screenshots, sometimes I need to annotate them, usually not. I am NOT good with graphic programs, in fact they usually make me cry. It used to be pretty annoying to deal with screenshots – not the taking of one, the reusing of it, the tiny little manipulations I might want …