Muslim Terrorist Woman Killed by Spam

I usually avoid the political stories on this blog, but this one has a technology twist which lifted it over the bar.

According to an article in Wired.  On New Years eve, a Muslim terrorist was preparing to set off a suicide bomb belt in Russia with the goal to kill as many innocent people […]

If Engineers wrote songs

Great Day at the Beach

Saturday was a beautiful day on the Texas coast.  It was about 55 degrees out and not a cloud in the sky.  Linda and I decided to go to the beach.  We went boatless this time.  Our plan was to go to San Lois Pass, an inlet between Galveston and Freeport.  I wanted to try […]

Keyboard S’mores

As many of you know, food ant technology are two of our favorite things in the Christy household.

So when I saw this picture I just had to share. I am fairly confident that the site of culinary treat will force at least 2 of our clan to execute the stove-top s’more […]

Finger Lime anyone?

Check out this odd fruit. it’s called a Finger Lime. It’s a citrus fruit and it is filled with little balls of juice, kind of like a Pomegranate, The juice is supposed to taste strong and like lemon-lime. They come from Australia, grow to 3-4 inches long and 1-2 inches wide. They come in different […]

Is that what I ordered?

Every marketer wants to show their product in the best light. In Japan they often have plastic models of the food they serve in a restaurant. When you walk by you can see what the offer

without picking up a menu. And for the most part, except for a little plastic sheen, the food […]

The Holidays are OVER

How do you know when the holidays are over?  There are many possible indicators, let me count the ways;

The UPS man sends you letters telling you he misses spending time with you everyday Your desert intake is cut by 2/3 and you only have cookies and cake 4 times a day The sales […]