Monthly Archives: August 2015

Fixin’ Big Decks

The wife is addicted to HGTV renovation shows, which absorb my valuable “True Detective” viewing time. Slightly related, ever wonder what it takes to renovate an aircraft carrier? Check out this interesting story from Wired.

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Schumer Against Iran Deal

Here’s some big news tucked away on a busy GOP presidential debate night: Sen. Chuck Schumer is opposing the Iran nuke deal. Here’s the scoop from The New York Times.

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Deal or No Deal

I just watched President Obama’s speech on Wednesday defending the nuclear deal with Iran. The speech, in front of a friendly audience, was pretty insulting. First, he repeated misleading assertions about “anytime, anywhere” inspections (a condition applicable to declared sites, but apparently not applicable where … Continue reading

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RIP ‘Rowdy’ Roddy Piper

All my wrestling heroes are disappearing. A decades ago we lost Andre the Giant. Over the past couple weeks, we’ve witnessed the implosion of Hulk Hogan. And now one of the Chairman’s favorites, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. In his honor, I’m posting … Continue reading

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