Smart Phone Overload

Shopping for a Smart Phone? Better Have a Spreadsheet You can have any color you want, as long as it’s black. –Henry Ford, describing the colors that the Model-T came in. We’ve certainly come a long way since Ford’s day — maybe too far. As part of my due diligence picking a successor to my...
Read More

"Not Packing," Circa 2009

Social Mores, Then & Now In the 19th Century west, rivals apparently would check their weapons at the door to show that they “weren’t packing.” Without a gun, there was some semblance of trust, and with trust there was the potential for mutually profitable dealings. The modern-day weapon of choice — at least in middle...
Read More