A friend sent me this amazing video of a young man showing off his amazing archery skills. Though I know one cannot always believe what one sees on video these days, I do know for a fact that people can do this kind of stuff with a bow and some arrows. I’ve seen it with…

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About Knives and Knife Sharpening

The purpose of knives is to cut things. To do that we sharpen them. If you’ve never known the satisfaction of using a razor sharp knife, until it dulls, then restore its edge to as good or better than before, let’s change that, together.

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My experience is with Winsor & Newton Artist’s watercolor paints in large and small pans or tubes. And, in my experience, most colors will “dry out.” Which in tube form, would be considered expired by most art stores. I’m unclear on the predictability of the shelf life of watercolor paints, but I bet each manufacturer…

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Earlier today, I saw a post by one of my neighbors. She posted the photo of a young man, age 8-11, well-groomed and wearing a tee-shirt and a baseball cap. Below the posted picture, she asked if anyone knew who he was. It turns out he dared to ring my neighbors’ doorbell. She said, “he…

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In theory, a modern split system air conditioner should never need a recharge, unless it breaks. It’s supposed to be a closed system no different from your refrigerator. Most people never hear of a standard off-the-shelf refrigerator needing a recharge. Why is that? Well, let’s talk about your fridge for a moment to help me…

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I must call BS to the statement that suggests we Humans are the only species that kill for sport. One only has to own a cat to know that we humans are not alone in the willingness, or genetic predisposition, to kill with no driven need for sustenance or self-preservation. However, I find it absolutely…

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So, is YouTube, Facebook, or Twitter manipulation real? In techie circles (read nerds) it’s widely known and understood that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automated human impersonators (Bots) are active every single minute of every single day on Social media. Some posts are part of a scam to extract dollars out of your bank account fraudulently.…

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HEY, ALL YOU EXTREMISTS! YOU ALL SUCK! Every last one of you suck. You wreck everything. Extremists function with closed-mindedness that does nothing but preserve division and conflict. Uninformed or misinformed knuckleheads blind you. You seal yourself in your ideal little world surrounded by an army of lemmings passing “the message of the day” without…

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