Archive for the ‘Discussion’ Category

Lawyers, Candle-stick Makers, etc.

“Legal disclaimer”: I have a lot of friends (well, a couple of  ’em at least!) who are lawyers; this is NOT aimed at them.   While sitting in front of the TV, I notice that there are a LOT of  “wrongful” – (death), (sickness), (accident), (injury) case offers that, if you call their number you most […]

Hydrogen – Fuel Of The Future (Today?)

The hydrogen fuel cell is not a new idea. It was invented in 1839 by Sir William Grove, a Welsh judge, but at that time there were NO vehicles on the road! It took 127 more years to develop a car with a fuel cell. Still, development of the cell progressed over the years and […]

Danny & the Union

After a period of unemployment while still living in Tennessee years ago, I was hired by “the telephone company” as a Microwave Technician. Tennessee was/is a “right to work” state. The job was a “union” position; however, while you were not required to join the union, you had to operate under union jurisdiction. After I […]

China Going To The Moon?

At a time when the Obama administration has decided that we need to “cut back” on manned space exploration and the costs that are required for that program, China has announced a five-year plan to begin exploration of the moon. Everyone in government and society as a whole understands the military advantages of establishing a […]