Man Posturing: The Puffy Chest

Puffy chest posturing defined: A type of male posturing used by men for a variety of reasons in various social settings. Puffy chest can be recognized by the immediate intake of breath, puffing out of the chest, lowering of the voice, rigid stance, chin drawn inward, and loud speaking voice. Usually the arms are noContinue reading “Man Posturing: The Puffy Chest”

To wear or not to wear a mask.

Unless you are wearing an N95 or it’s counterpart and they were fitted to your face, your mask is not a respirator. If you went and bought an N95 mask and have not had the fit checked for a good seal on your face, it is not preventing the spread of germs. It may orContinue reading “To wear or not to wear a mask.”

I don’t believe in this world. My technicolor dream.

When I don’t feel well or am thinking about a problem before drifting off to sleep, I often have technicolor dreams. I just woke up from a two hour nap and decided to share while this one is still fresh in my mind. I Don’t Believe in this World I was sitting in my livingroomContinue reading “I don’t believe in this world. My technicolor dream.”

Great Salt Plains Lake Annual Selenite Crystal Dig

https://www.amusingplanet.com/2015/12/dig-for-crystals-at-oklahoma-great-salt.html The above link has good photographs and explains what selenite crystals are. In short, they are crystals formed from salt, sand, and water. Every year the state park has an annual crystal festival. Portions of the salt flats surrounding the lake are marked off for people to dig crystals throughout the summer months. TheContinue reading “Great Salt Plains Lake Annual Selenite Crystal Dig”

Tulsa, OK needs Tesla. Tesla would have a workforce standing in line waiting for employment.

Tesla reportedly sent a couple of its representatives to Tulsa, OK, to look at two potential sites for a new factory. Oklahomans would literally throw out the red carpet for a Tesla factory. Oklahoma City had a GM plant for decades. It’s workers were lifetime employees. You don’t quit those jobs in Oklahoma. It closedContinue reading “Tulsa, OK needs Tesla. Tesla would have a workforce standing in line waiting for employment.”

The Health of the US. Reopen our country.

When you as an individual go to the doctor for an illness, a good doctor already knows you have bills to pay and responsibilities beyond that illness. A good doctor will treat your health and well being in its entirety which includes mental health which includes your ability to take care of yourself and yourContinue reading “The Health of the US. Reopen our country.”

Mother’s Day on Sunday and my dad’s birthday on Saturday.

My dad turns 84 this Saturday. Mother’s Day is Sunday. Their 60th wedding anniversary is July 23rd. There will be no social distancing going on for my son and I this weekend. My son has been no where around people except for the local small grocery store and convenience store here in town. Dad hasContinue reading “Mother’s Day on Sunday and my dad’s birthday on Saturday.”

Enjoying a spring thunderstorm while having an introspective evening.

I have spent the past two hours alternating between sitting on my front porch swing and in my living room enjoying a spring rain. My two tomcats are accompanying me. They are both fascinated with the rain, noise and light show. One cat is enjoying venturing out onto the steps and getting rained on thenContinue reading “Enjoying a spring thunderstorm while having an introspective evening.”

Reopen the country while we still have one to open.

Privately owned smaller businesses are out of money. Out of money to feed themselves, their families, and their employees. Our hospitals are not anywhere near full or overwhelmed. Even my far left liberal friends are seeing the folly in the media scare tactics. No one believes the published numbers. NO ONE! The country is ragingContinue reading “Reopen the country while we still have one to open.”

Murder hornets in the US. Now I understand toilet paper hoarding.

If we do not practice staying indoors in the US, we are now being threatened by Japanese Murder Hornets. The state of Washington has documented their presence. I doubt they stay in Washington. I doubt we contain them anymore than we have contained Rona. US citizens will not stay indoors. We continue to gather inContinue reading “Murder hornets in the US. Now I understand toilet paper hoarding.”