to open or not to open…

I was supposed to make a trip this weekend to pick up family that is spending the summer with us. That trip was postponed. In the age of COVID, said family member had come into direct contact with someone else we know who tested positive for the virus the next day. In fact, said family … Continue reading to open or not to open…

What I’d like to know…

I am a data guy, so I typically only look at a limited number of sites when I am looking for news on the COVID-19/SARS-2 pandemic. I like to see numbers, facts, absolutes when I am trying to make some decisions, not that I can make any legitimate decisions. Even in understanding what is really … Continue reading What I’d like to know…

We’ve Got to BE Better

I’ve wanted to keep politics largely away from this site. Those topics I’ve brought up recently have been intended to be in a questioning form, talking more about the idea of something abstractly rather than any direct commentary. My thought is that I want to provoke contemplation rather than an emotional reaction to what I … Continue reading We’ve Got to BE Better

Micro-Nations

In another bout of trying to flush out an idea by writing it out, I wanted to explore an idea I’ve been mulling over: corporations as micro-nations unto themselves. If one thinks about it, one can almost envision it. Departments can be seen as statehoods or in a smaller scale, local municipalities. There are laws, … Continue reading Micro-Nations