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Ira Glickstein
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Al King -Tuskegee Airman (Black History Month)
Our daughter, Lisa, and son-in-law Jerry Hagler, are visiting us in The Villages, FL. Today we toured our Eisenhower Recreation Center , which celebrates the brave American heroes who served in World War II and other conflicts. One of the exhibits of specia...

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Free Birthday Balloon Engages Ceiling Fan
Watch as a free birthday balloon steals the show when it engages the ceiling fan. (This happened at our Parkinsons support group Monday meeting (January 23, 2016).

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My "Eight-Sided Dice" - Published in Popular Electronics When I Was a College Student
The Internet is AMAZING! Yesterday, almost by accident I found the very first article of mine published in a national magazine, POPULAR ELECTRONICS , 58 years ago, when I was a sophomore in college!
My electronic DICE device is a project I designed to simul...

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Ban "HANUKKAH" the Ugliest Way to Spell a Beautiful Holiday
Today is the first day of CHANUKAH . At sundown last evening, Jews around the world lit the first candle to begin our celebration of a great victory for religious freedom. As you probably know, we light an additional candle every evening for a total of eigh...

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Watts Up With That - Ten Years of the World's Most Viewed Climate Site
Congratulations to Anthony Watts for creating and running the World's Most Viewed Climate website! At this TEN YEAR point , WUWT has achieved over 291 Million page views, and nearly 2 Million comments. I've been a Guest Contributor to WUWT for six years and...

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Wondering WHY Trump WON?
Several good friends and close relatives are amazed and deeply troubled by Donald Trump's decisive Electoral College victory over Hillary Clinton. As I've noted before on this blog, I opposed Trump in the Republican primaries and did not support either cand...

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Wondering WHY Trump WON?
Several good friends and close relatives of mine are amazed and deeply troubled by Donald Trump's decisive Electoral College victory over Hillary Clinton. As I've noted before on this blog, I opposed Trump in the Republican primaries and did not support eit...

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Incredible, Resourceful, Affluent President-Elect Donald Trump
Are you as unhappy with the results of yesterday's Presidential election as I am? Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have favorability ratings below 50%, so, no matter who won, most Americans would have been unhappy. I opposed Trump in the Republican pri...

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Why I Can No Longer Mark my Ballot for Trump
" Love   trumps   hate " and " Love   Trump's   hats " differ in only a few letters, and analogously, it might be said that there are only relatively minor differences between the two leading candidates. Not enough to allow their more extreme proponents to ...

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Moral, Legal, and Political Philosophy of W.S.Gilbert
An example of what I take Gilbert's attitude towards harsh punishment of offenders. In this case, a "Billiard Sharp" I presented "The Moral, Legal, and Political Philosophy of W.S. Gilbert" at the Philosophy Club of The Villages, FL, on 23 September, to an ...
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