I love Amazon.com. It should be pretty obvious, but what is there that is not to love about this company. In addition to all the other wonderful benefits that come with using Amazon and especially Amazon Prime, here are two more wonderful examples of this company be ran right. Continue reading
This one comes up because of my wife and I exchanging a couple of smaller Christmas gift last evening. My gift from her, a Glen Campbell Greatest Hits CD, which has been on Amazon wish list for a couple of years. I have been listening to it last evening and again this morning. A wonderful gift indeed. Continue reading
One of the odder things about my new job is the use of a Windows machine, especially after hardly touching Windows outside a server or troubleshooting someone else’s computer for the last seven years or so. So, I am allowed to put Linux on my work laptop, but for some reason it is giving me some trouble. I was determined last night and so stayed up very late and eventually went to bed without success… Continue reading
Just saw a segment and CBS Sunday Morning that was just perfect and very much in line with exactly how I think the system should work. So, recently in Kansas City, a wealthy anonymous business man who has done Secret Santa cash giveaways for several years enlisted the help of law enforcement officers there in Kansas City. Continue reading
I know I am going to hear about this from my wife, since I was so adamant about not starting the celebration of the Christmas season until after Thanksgiving… But WOW has time flown by! Do you all realize it a mere two weeks from Christmas as of today? Thankfully, outside of a few small items for a stocking or two I am done with my shopping but it has really seemed to have gotten here in a hurry this year.
Fantasy Football is the biggest advantage the NFL has to ensuring the overall audience that the could ever home to have. It has me watching games that I only have a modest interest to see one of my fantasy players. For instance, last night I watched the game way after I thought it was decided for Green Bay, just because I wanted to see how many fantasy points Julio could pack on to my win. Continue reading
A few months back we had lightning come in on the electric panel of the house. A television, a garage door opening, a Roku, and a the dryer were among the casualties. Of those items, the television was fairly quickly replaced and the Roku bowed out to an Amazon Fire TV. The garage door is way down the list of things and was already being a pain anyway. The dryer, well it was going to be expensive so we had to save a bit. Continue reading