McDonald’s Takes Next Step in Customer Training

Every now and then, whether for convenience or a longing for grease, I pop into McDonald’s for a quick bite. The first time I went to a McDonald’s was when I was in high school during the mid-seventies. Burgers were much cheaper then and were housed in squeaky Styrofoam containers that will take a gazillionContinue reading “McDonald’s Takes Next Step in Customer Training”

Disappearing Bees Explained

In honor of World Honey Bee Day, I am re-posting this from last year. I am learning so many things from the bug world this spring. First there was the eye-opener that earthworms live by a system of rules and regulations, with lawyer worms to keep them on the straight and narrow. Then I wasContinue reading “Disappearing Bees Explained”

Disappearing Bees Explained

I am learning so many things from the bug world this spring. First there was the eye-opener that earthworms live by a system of rules and regulations, with lawyer worms to keep them on the straight and narrow. Then I was approached by Harold the Emerald Ash Borer to ghost write his reply to allContinue reading “Disappearing Bees Explained”

Drones Add New Angles to Sochi Games Coverage

I think Aussie would have liked these things, and not just because he had a tendency to drone on … and on … and on about his many afflictions and gripes! There is an interesting article in The Atlantic’s online edition about the use of drones. The same unmanned beasts that are so controversial whenContinue reading “Drones Add New Angles to Sochi Games Coverage”