Why don’t Baseball fans support both teams in their home state? Right off the bat, forgive the pun, you got the pun—right? Right off the bat you can tell I’m not a true fan. No true fan would ever have to ask the question. California has two Major League Baseball teams. *Correction: California has 5 […]
We need an UPDATE button for Life. Monday Elon Musk announced his plans for the Hyperloop, a futuristic alternative to California’s proposed High-Speed Rail. In the 57 page pdf Musk makes his case for the Hyperloop adding that a Star Trek like teleportation system would be even better. Short of figuring out real teleportation, which […]
OK here’s a status update: we got to LA just in time to join the community of workers now headed home from work. My husband grew up in LA and has driven this freeway for 50 years. He says there has been no structural change but the traffic has increased by maybe a factor of […]
Just 30 minutes into a 6 hour drive I had a flat. Now I’m sitting in a Les Schwab Tire Store waiting my turn while watching Country Music videos and wondering who buys the Giant Bubble Gum or Mike and Ike candies from the dispensers. We are a cross section of America here this morning. […]
I love TED Talks, but this one by Shawn Achor is smart and FUNNY. Maybe it’s my useless undergrad degree in Psychology or my disdain for statistics (which is directly tied to the introduction of New Math when I was in 6th grade), but this cracked me up. It’s just 12:20 minutes long. Enjoy.