Star Trek: Into Darkness

BEWARE: SPOILERS. Also: Benedict Cumberbatch being scary. So be more beware. My wife and I went to see this movie last night. We both thought it was fantastic, and a good expansion to the reboot of the franchise. I’m breaking my review down into the main characters and a few thoughts on the clever twisting in this…

Holbrook Pond, with my dog Laura

My wife and our dog Laura went to Holbrook Pond at Fort Stewart, Ga (where I work) today. Took a fair pile of photos of our dog, as my wife refuses to be photographed.  Kermit? A bit about Laura:We don’t know how old she exactly is. My wife (then fiancee) found her and her brother…

AR-15 takedown and history

Good day, readers! I finally decided to do a video post about my AR-15. A few corrections before the video:   It’s .30-’06 Springfield, not Remington; And my optic is a Bushnell, not a Burris. Brain fart, I guess.   The first video is a general history and showing design features; the second one is…

Perfect Devices: Seven Years And Counting

I’ve owned a fair number of devices over the years. Some good, some not so much, some just perfect. This article will be about devices where it all just…came together, either from circumstance or design or innovation. This isn’t a top ten list or anything like that, either. 2006: Motorola Razr This was my first…