Building Electric Cars Is The Easy Part

Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, American manufacturers have successfully been at the forefront of design, engineering, and manufacturing of any number of industrial or consumer products. And of course car manufacturing has been a particular strength. So to think building electric cars will be an issue is ridiculous….

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A Little Humor For A January Tuesday

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The One Thing The Wisconsin Legislature Taught Us in 2020:

Wisconsin doesn’t need a full time legislature! Despite being in the worst pandemic in a century and the resulting economic fall out, in 2020, the Wisconsin State Legislature didn’t meet for months on end and took insignificant actions to solve the problems the state and the nation faced…other than suing…

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Thursday Music: Sheryl Crow: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Perfect remedy for the usual blahs that overtake us in mid-January!

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Just A Reminder On How To Wear A Face Mask

As face mask mandates and requirements move back to the forefront, this really shouldn’t be necessary, but in my occasional travels to the grocery store, I see that it is:

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U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson poised to announce run for a third term…

DUH! I said that two months ago: Senator Ron Johnson IS Running For Re-election. But today we have this thunderous pre-announcement announcement at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson appears poised to announce as early as next week that he’s running for reelection, according to two highly placed…

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Interim UW President Tommy Thompson Resigns…Thank You For Your Efforts for UW!

Other than the Wisconsin State Legislature, the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents is one of the more inept organizations in the state. They have been unable to hire a new University System President for essentially years now. One of the best things they did was to hire former Wisconsin…

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Thursday Music: Shivvers: Teen Line

full disclosure: I played in another band with Shivvers drummer, Jim Richardson

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Ron Johnson’s COVID Conspiracist, Misuses The Concept of God.

You have probably seen Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson’s take on immunity and the place of God in mankind’s struggle with COVID-19. But here’s a bit of his rant: “Why do we assume that the body’s natural immune system isn’t the marvel that it is?” “Why do we think that we…

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A Snapshot of COVID Cases in Madison

ICU patients? Despite widespread (i.e. exaggerated) reports of breakthrough cases among the vaccinated, unvaccinated is still running at 90%. Go figure.

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