Hopscotch

Hopscotch I am THRILLED that there is a safe, interesting, engaging place for children to learn to code. This app really allows his creativity to shine, and his five year old little sister has become so interested in the app, and doesn’t even know what coding is. THANK YOU, and keep up...

What “TheyR...

Illinois just made it a felony to record the cops without their consent The legislature added this provision on to an unrelated bill December 2nd and passed it almost immediately. This could be the start of a dangerous trend unless we stop it now. Please...

Caption Me This Batm...

Shepherd Gets Attacked by Sheep This guy was driving when he came across a herd of sheep and a shepherd. The sheep then began to run away and took the shepherd down with them. Just as the shepherd began to get up, one of the sheep rushed towards her and knocks her...

The Death of Larry D...

This is an old story but I only recently found it so I’m re-posting it. The news that a prison inmate, Larry Davis, 41, was stabbed to death with a homemade shank on Wednesday evening at a state prison in Ulster County will recall for many New Yorkers a South Bronx criminal case that...

Jack Johnson Pardoned

ESPN News Services Jack Johnson, the first black man to become world heavyweight champion, was posthumously pardoned Thursday by President Donald Trump for a 1913 conviction for violating the Mann Act. Trump had said in April that he was considering the pardon after receiving a call from actor Sylvester Stallone. Previous pleas to presidents by celebrities and lawmakers had failed. “I am taking this very righteous step, I believe, to correct a wrong that occurred in our history and to honor a truly legendary boxing champion,” Trump said during an Oval Office ceremony, where he was joined by Stallone and boxers Lennox Lewis and...

Embed Anything with ...

  Embed.ly is a set of front-end tools that help web and app developers create better user experiences. You can easily create responsive embed code for video, audio, articles, posts, document and much more by using the free Embed.ly’s Embed Code Generator. With Embed.ly you can generate...

How to Silence Your ...

How to Silence Your Noisy Computer (and Keep It Cool as a Cucumber) So you’ve got a kickass computer, but the summer heat means a warmer office, which means a hotter computer, which explains why your computer’s been impersonating a jet engine lately. If your computer’s...

Grab and Go

A ‘Go Bag’ Can Make All the Difference in an Emergency Survival expert explains how to be ready to run at a moment’s notice by Jeff Rossen, AARP Bulletin, September 2017 Recent natural catastrophes, from hurricanes to western wildfires, are a fresh reminder that disaster can strike at...

A Little Closer to Midnight… Jul25

A Little Closer to M...

from kstp.com A Wisconsin company is about to become the first in the U.S. to offer microchip implants to its employees. Yes, you read that right. Microchip implants. “It’s the next thing that’s inevitably going to happen, and we want to be a part of it,” Three Square...

Missing Links

and/or answers to questions you didn’t even know you had… Progress Follows Empowerment For black progress to occur, there must be a fundamental redistribution of wealth and poverty in America. They are burdened by too much planned impoverishment. Blacks cannot amass power from...

George A. Romero (1940-2017) Jul17

George A. Romero (1940-2017)

George A. Romero: A Maestro of Zombie Terror Who Created the Ultimate Horror-Movie Metaphor by Owen Gleiberman | Variety The first time I ever saw “Night of the Living Dead,” the low-budget masterpiece of flesh-eating midnight terror directed by George A. Romero, who died on Sunday, it was in 1974. I was at home on a lonely high-school Saturday night watching TV, and at 11:30 p.m. an oddball black-and-white movie that opened in a cemetery just kind of…appeared. I knew absolutely nothing about it. At that point, low-budget horror films — even those that became notorious and sold a lot of tickets on the drive-in and grindhouse circuit, as...

Who needs Merriam We...

[spacer height=”20px”]   Merriam Webster Dictionary Definition of Cojones cojones plural noun | co·jo·nes | \k?-?h?-?n?s\ : boldness or courage needed to do something : a man’s testicles : see Chris Christie   Chris Christie Hits a Closed State Beach, and Kicks Up a Fury By...

Retro Thing

I found this site when i followed a link about Ikea hacking and ended up on a post about Allen Chiang and his quest to restore as many pre-1970 vintage radios as he can. I thought it might make an interesting post for my brother-in-laws smarthamradio.com site. There was another interesting...

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