• July 25, 2011
Knoxville’s World Fair and some AIP Nostalgia

The traveler to this first World’s Fair in the Southeast should anticipate that the extravaganza could well cost a family of four more than $100 a day in addition to food and lodging.

  • May 3, 2011
We’ve Gotta Get Out of This Place

Expecting to find Amelia Island on the list of Happiest Cities, I discovered that we’re not even part of a Metropolitan Area according to the Office of Management and Budgets

  • April 2, 2011
Wagner’s Law and the Theory of Consensus

There’s an economic principle known as “Wagner’s law,” which holds that as a country gets wealthier, its tax burden tends to increase progressively.

  • February 18, 2011
The Things that Shocked me Most this week

The passing of a great guitar player, more nonsense from Washington and Wall St., Facebook creates anxiety and a diet plan unmasked. The week had some shocks!

  • January 7, 2011
Nothing Changed That Night

The only balance in human nature comes from a status quo of knowledge and power. Break the 50/50 balance and mayhem is on the horizon.

  • December 19, 2010
A Personal Christmas Story

We played around with several thoughts as if we were shaking the Christmas present for hints or clues and finally settled on the assumption that it would be a Professional Photo Session of some sorts.

  • June 28, 2010
A Deadline is a Lifeline

Read at your own risk as I get philosophical when I take a weekend off to relax, contemplate and observe how people go from day to day.