Works Progress Administration April 8th, 2016 @ 7:47 am PDT
It was on this day in 1935 that Congress approved funding for President Franklin Roosevelt’s Works Progress Administration, known as the WPA, a program designed to put unemployed Americans back to work. The WPA was run by Roosevelt’s right-hand man, Harry Hopkins, a former social worker and public health administrator. Hopkins was a firm believer […]
Lord of the Files March 23rd, 2016 @ 10:22 am PDT
Backblaze March 22nd, 2016 @ 8:53 am PDT
If you don’t backup your computer regularly, you are asking for a disaster.
On Time March 20th, 2016 @ 9:43 am PDT
When you are courting a nice girl, an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder, a second seems like an hour. That’s relativity. Albert Einstein
Sweet Sixteen March 13th, 2016 @ 11:45 am PDT
And just like that: It’s been sixteen years since I started blogging on this site. It seems like only yesterday that I wrote a post celebrating my fifteenth year, and the spaces between the years get smaller every day.
On Reincarnation … January 29th, 2016 @ 7:07 am PDT
If I had to live life over, I’d live over a saloon. W.C. Fields
Cursed January 25th, 2016 @ 11:17 am PDT
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequences than to have a really affectionate mother. William Somerset Maugham, (b) Jan. 25, 1874
We Still Shall Strive January 20th, 2016 @ 7:50 pm PDT
We shall strive for perfection. We shall not achieve it immediately — but we still shall strive. We may make mistakes — but they must never be mistakes which result from faintness of heart or abandonment of moral principle. I remember that my old schoolmaster, Dr. Peabody, said, in days that seemed to us then […]