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Explaining Our U.S. Tax System with Beer

Article source is here You may have seen or heard this before, but it’s worth repeating. Suppose that every day, ten men go out for beer and the bill for all ten comes to $100. If they paid their bill the way we pay our [income] taxes, it would go something like this: The first […]

My early morning wedding video laugh

Many of you know that I do wedding videography occasionally on the side; more of a hobby than anything. As a result, I monitor wedding video news. This video just made me laugh, so I wanted to share it with you.

4 weeks after Ike

I had an occasion to visit Galveston, Texas yesterday and I couldn’t imagine how bad things were. When I lived in Utah, we would have these massive snow storms, so the snow plows just shoved the snow to the side of the road. After a few storms, you kind of felt like going down an […]

Should you laugh?

Sometimes when I run across stories like this, I wonder what the appropriate response should be. On one hand, I fear for the future of mankind, on the other and, I laugh so hard I can’t breath anymore. From the article: A man who showed up at his girlfriend’s home Sept. 30 to find it […]

DSL Modem went on the fritz – How I got it all working again

OK, this post is mostly just a note to myself to remind me of how I got this thing working. If I ever need to do it again, then I’ll have my notes here on my trusty blog. My services is through AT&T and for the most part it is pretty reliable. Last week the […]