Starting this very long, somewhat rambling post with a disclaimer: I do not pretend to be completely knowledgeable about the history and social dynamics of any country other than the United States. Most of my direct experience in life has been from a somewhat privileged vantage point of the child of two college graduates (both […]
Remote Learning. Pandemic. Covid. SARS-Cov-19. Social Distancing. Masks. Quarantine. Isolation. Work-from-Home. Black Lives Matter. These terms are not isolated to the year 2020, and except for Covid and SARS-Cov-19, are not new. The issue of public safety sadly took a back seat in an election year with a grossly under-prepared national leadership and woefully underfunded […]
Yesterday when I left to go in to town, gasoline was at $2.09(9) at the local gas station. It had been that price for several weeks. Two hours later, the price of gas at that station was $2.19(9). This morning? $2.23(9) at the same station. And the one next door, naturally. Price fixing? Never!