Cheap CNC Mill Project

Now this is clever. I’m going to have to jump in and make something like this. I’ll have to make some improvements, but this is great as a starting point. Easy-to-Build-Desk-Top-3-Axis-CNC-Milling-Machine I will try and remember to document the build and take photos, but I’m not usually good with that. 🙂 Just think about the […]

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The Pledge

Alonzo Fyfe over at The Atheist Ethicist has a very interesting post up about the Pledge of Allegiance. In this post, he illustrates the problem created by the phrase “under gawd” that was added to the pledge in 1954. In Alonzo’s story, a student is protesting the recitation of the pledge because Congress has changed […]

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Safe. Not Safe. WTF?

Jeebus. Enough already! Condi Rice said: “I think it’s clear that we are safe — safer — but not really yet safe,” said Rice, who was President Bush’s national security adviser when al-Qaida masterminded the attacks of Sept. 11,2 001. President Smirky said: “Today we are safer, but we are not yet safe.” AHHHHH! You […]

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Who is Bush Spying On, Really?

Over on Atheist Ethicist is a nice piece about who President Bush is really spying on, and why he wants unlimited power to spy on anyone, without a warrant. I would like to request that each reader ask a question of all who they think may listen. Who is President Bush really spying on? If […]

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The Skylighters

The Skylighters were the 800-odd men of the four batteries of the 225th AAA Searchlight Battalion. After training at Camp Davis, North Carolina, the 225th arrived in England just before New Year’s Day 1944, and became part of the antiaircraft defense of England. In mid-June, the Skylighters landed on Omaha Beach and formed part of […]

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On-Line DVD Listing Application

Thanks to Michael Ebeling for pointing out Listal – a free on-line listing for DVDs and other stuff. Listal is a web based collection manager application which supports DVDs (region 1 and 2), books, games and music. I signed up and my listings will be here. I was using DVD Profiler, which is also free, […]

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