How Tweaker Seniors Influence Regulation
The sad thing is that this incident will probably be used to outlaw wheelchairs. Even worse, it may be used to created a Department for Mobile Chair Security. Elderly Man in Wheel Chair Trafficking 10 Pounds of Heroin OCT 25 — NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA -GUILLERMO VALDOVINOS CRUZ, age 60, of Mazatlan, Mexico and FIDELIS LEWIS, age 27, of Topawa, Arizona were charged on October 21, 2010...
In an attempt to cure a bit of boredom today I started constructing a bat box. I’ll post some tutorial pictures tomorrow when it’s finished if anybody is interested. The problem that I ran into is that, living in an apartment, I have absolutely nowhere to put a bat box (nobody said it was the brightest idea). Now I need to either take it back to Oklahoma on my next trip home,...
Snyder Vs. Phelps Discussion at the Dole Institute
Here’s the overdue post about the discussion a few nights ago at the Dole Institute of Politics concerning the Synder vs Phelps case that is going tothe Supreme Court. To begin with, this link provides all the legal information a person needs to know about the case. Pay special attention to the amicus curie briefs. They give far more rational commentary about the case than anything...
Synder vs. Phelps and Free Speech
Tonight there is a seminar at the Dole Institute for Politics concerning the Westboro Baptist Church’s funeral picketing activities and free speech. I’m going to try to attend, but apparently there is a huge crowd expected to show up, so it may be difficult to snag a seat. If everything works out I’ll try and post an opinion about it sometime in the next few days. If...
The Making of Mint Wine
One of my intentions for this blog is to try to create some simple wine making tutorials in the hope of inspiring others to give it a try. Unfortunately, this post isn’t going to qualify as a how-to guide. In the process of making this batch of wine I forgot to take a lot of the pictures that were needed, so just think of it a rough draft for the future. This is how I...
There’s a very good chance that nothing on this site will ever interest any but a select few people. Don’t say you haven’t been forewarned! If I manage to keep interest this little project floating in a giant sea of other forgotten beginnings, then it should end up capturing little snapshots of life here in the Kansas City area for friends and family to gawk at over the...