Wed 26 Aug, 2015 06:15 pm - When I was a kid, I started...are you ready for this...a dirt collection:
Pill bottles with soil from every state that I traveled through. Admittedly, there were a few that I had just gotten a... (view)
Mon 18 May, 2015 04:45 pm - I spent some time yesterday wandering around some websites devoted to Amtrak. It appears that there are about 45 routes that they run (covering 47 of the 50 contiguous states).
Of the 45... (view)
Sun 17 May, 2015 12:03 pm - The Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia was in the headlines this past week and the news media was all over it.
It so happens that this tragedy occurred while Congress is set to discuss the budget... (view)