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Why is medical insurance so high?

So…In the middle of July, I visited my doctor’s office. I had to do this in order to get refills for my blood pressure medications. Understandable. We do standard checks of pulse, weight, height, temperature, […]

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“Activism”

OK – As a general rule, people: 1) “Activists” don’t care about “history” – if it doesn’t fit their agenda.2) “Activists” don’t care about accuracy of information – if it doesn’t fit their agenda.3) “Activists” […]

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Erasing History

Do people honestly think that by hiding, removing, erasing, demonizing historical items – that you can change the ACTUAL past? Or are they simply looking for ANOTHER thing to be “offended” by? Personally – I […]

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Working with old frameworks – Fusebox 4 & 5

So – I am responsible for maintaining a legacy application that runs on ColdFusion with Fusebox 4. My Team Lead wanted to move the application to Fusebox 5 – to bring us up to the […]

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Presidential Alert

Because I am seeing SO much in my feed that is complete, over-the-top, conspiracy theory – let me just throw a few things out there: 1) Our current POTUS did not design/implement the Presidential Alert […]

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Not Rocket Science – Part Deux

In one of my previous articles – “Some things should, simply, NOT BE ROCKET SCIENCE!” – I described the “controversy” surrounding the burial of my grandmother.  After my second trip to Vermont (due to some mis-communications/misunderstandings of […]

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The New (old) Military Transgender Policy

I will probably lose a large number of people from my “friends list” but – here goes: Total Active Duty Military (all branches): 1,281,900 (2017 estimates) Total Reserve members (all branches): 801,200 (2017 estimates) Total […]

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Some things should, simply, NOT BE ROCKET SCIENCE!

Some things just shouldn’t be rocket science. Burying a loved one is one of those things…

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2016 Election – How did we get here?

I’ve heard a lot of “protesters”, pundits, and commentators over the last few days – all asking the same (albeit rhetorical) question: “How did we get HERE?!?!?” After reading through the plethora of social media […]

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Voting – and “Civic Duty”

Yesterday – while wandering through various posts from some of my friends on Facebook – I saw one of my friends had posted that he wasn’t going to vote. Because: “I don’t want to.”  My […]

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