Amazon: 25 Years Of Loyalty Down The Drain

For the moment, I only have the time to copy and paste a very short post I published on LinkedIn today, but I hope to return to this topic later with a lot more to say, including specifics, details, statistics, and commentary. All I know is I have been more loyal to Amazon as one …

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We Just Bought A New House and We’re Moving!

We have been house hunting all year in another primary region of the country for several different reasons, and I initially thought it would and should turn out to be quick and easy, but it's been the most hellish house buying/moving experience of my life! Because of things like my poor health and my wife's …

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Cal State Long Beach: 13th Best School In America!!!

I have been meaning to brag on an alma mater of mine for a week. Now I'm finally doing so. Money Magazine just published “The 25 Best Colleges in America” (via 19,000 Data Points). (https://bit.ly/2Zi6mlP) Some schools are definitely surprises and the schools you would expect to find in the Top 10, let alone Top …

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LinkedIn and my Recent Adventures There, Part II

This is the second part in a two-part blog post about LinkedIn and my recent experiences there. You can find Part I here. This section I've worked on carefully because if read the wrong way, it could come across as bragging -- which is NOT my intention! It's just that some shocking things have been …

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New Job!

I started a new job today! I'm very excited. I've been unemployed for a VERY long time, not counting some part time contract work I did out of the house for awhile last year. Didn't bring in much money. I've been looking for awhile, but it's been frustrating because in my small city of Chattanooga, …

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Fractional Factorials — WTF???

I've never felt so stupid as I have today. I've never read something and been unable to comprehend it ... until now. I was reading Homer when I was 6. I read the Iliad 3 times before age 10! I've read books on electrical engineering, broadband networking, network engineering, existential philosophies, etc., etc. No problems. …

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