Category Archives: government

Fri. Feb. 15, 2019 – just like that, another week gone

62F and pretty damp this am… Going on 60Minutes and talking about your conspiracy to remove the President from office is a pretty big deal….taking steps to do so is treason. Either we take this sort of thing seriously and … Continue reading

Posted in decline and fall, government, Random Stuff | 33 Comments

Fri. Feb. 16, 2018 -Pandemic flu preparedness

NB- after seeing how big this comment was, and recalling RBT’s instructions to me, I am promoting this comment to a Post. On an entirely separate subject, pandemic preparedness…. I’m looking thru the CDC’s Flu Pandemic readiness checklist for … Continue reading

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Sunday, 16 April 2017

09:41 – It was 53.7F (12C) when I took Colin out at 0715 this morning, sunny and with a slight breeze. It’s now up to about 72F (22C). FedEx showed up yesterday with a bunch of boxes from an order I placed … Continue reading

Posted in government, personal, politics, science kits | 123 Comments

Friday, 24 March 2017

09:27 – It was 40.1F (4.5C) when I took Colin out around 0715 this morning, with a stiff breeze. Barbara got home about 1330 yesterday and we got all the Costco stuff unloaded and put away. This site and Barbara’s … Continue reading

Posted in government, news, personal, politics, prepping | 65 Comments

Sunday, 19 February 2017

09:32 – It was 45F (7C) again when I took Colin out this morning, but with a stiff breeze and gusts to 30+MPH (48+ KPH). Today I’ll be working on taxes and Barbara will be labeling bottles again. She labeled … Continue reading

Posted in government, personal, politics, science kits | 44 Comments

Thursday, 16 February 2017

08:36 – It was 25F (-4C) when I took Colin out this morning, but a stiff breeze made it feel a lot colder. Barbara is due back from Winston sometime this afternoon. Colin and I never did manage to find … Continue reading

Posted in Cassie, government, personal | 111 Comments

Sunday, 13 November 2016

09:39 – I see that Trump has some hesitation about living in the White House as President, and who could blame him? Just because he’s been elected President doesn’t mean he and his family should have to take such a … Continue reading

Posted in future reference, government, politics, prepping | 39 Comments

Friday, 11 November 2016

09:32 – Today is Veterans’ Day, a day to remember the service of our present and former veterans. The last of our WWI veterans are no longer with us, and few enough of our WWII veterans. Time passes quickly. When … Continue reading

Posted in government, politics, prepping | 67 Comments

Thursday, 24 September 2015

07:25 – I have a bone to pick with the US federal government. Why are they wasting the time of SEAL Team Six, Delta Force, and so on by sending them out to track down and kill minor annoyances like … Continue reading

Posted in government, Jen, prepping | 70 Comments

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

08:14 – One of the interesting aspects of offering a free sample chapter of the prepping book is all the emails I get from people whose names I don’t recognize because they never post comments here, including a disproportionate number … Continue reading

Posted in Barbara, government, personal, prepping | 130 Comments