Opportunities are waves. You can stand on the shore and watch others ride, or you can paddle out and get your own. Hang loose.
Thankful does not mean content. Imagine you are lost in the desert with only a few drops of water to keep you alive. After 4 days, a search party finds you leaning against a saguro cactus barely conscious. They give … Continue reading
While training one of my clients, they asked about my plans after Thanksgiving. This is an exact transcript. Client: “Are you going to go shopping on Black Friday?” Me: “Hell no. I’m a man. I do all my shopping … Continue reading
I really wonder about the stock market sometimes. Every day they’re either nervous or optimistic about some random event that might affect the economy specific to their particular investments. Snowstorm in Alaska? Better sell all the king crab futures you can. … Continue reading
I love music. Composing, performing, listening and studying it all are pastimes of mine (probably beyond pastime status but who cares, its just a label). One thing that is annoying me is the lack of powerful guitar-based music today. Yes, … Continue reading
Two more reasons I like going up.
View of Kaboom Town fireworks from the US Sport Aircraft hangar party.
Several recent tornadoes have been given official ratings via radar scans, the practice causing a bit of a stir in the meteorological community. The massive El Reno, Oklahoma tornado was classified as an EF-5 based on a Doppler radar indicated … Continue reading
If you can’t identify what you’re looking for, don’t get mad when you never find it.
On this day 33 years ago, Mt. St Helens exploded in Washington state, creating an ash cloud that blocked out the sun, pyroclastic flows that leveled forests and mudflows that choked rivers. Nature is feisty. Mount Saint Helens information page … Continue reading
We can learn a lot from the stars.
What did I do this weekend? Looked at airplanes I can’t afford and ran a 5k like I knew what I was doing. Each event can be read about in light detail by clicking the links in the following summaries. … Continue reading
New article up on my fitness site. Avoid some of the more common errors in doing cleans and actually make progress. Just read http://perfectfitdallas.wordpress.com/2013/05/02/clean-up-cleans/ It doesn’t matter if you’re cleaning for a sport, for fun or for Crossfit. Not using … Continue reading
I understand the importance of protecting our leaders from things like hang gliders, model rockets and radio controlled airplanes. But isn’t this getting a little ridiculous? In case you are wondering, that’s a 60 nautical mile wide VIP Temporary Flight … Continue reading
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Haven’t done a lot of photography lately but here are a few new ones. Taken on a hill in Carrollton, TX…obviously, facing west. The only alterations were cropping and slight contrast enhancement on the day/night terminator photo. Feel free to … Continue reading
One of these days we’ll do a city tour at 1700 feet but until then, enjoy this. Taken just north of I-635 looking south. Click for the full res image.
Out of 214,976,185 reported cases of Harlem Shakes, over 93% have been diagnosed to be Harlem Siezures. Please, do it right people. Thank you.