Archive for August, 2010

Racers vs Commuters: Two Sides of the Motorcycling Skill Coin

Racers vs Commuters: Two Sides of the Motorcycling Skill Coin

I am going to state up front that I’m biased about the point of this article. I’m a commuter. I see my motorcycle as a replacement for a car and my FJR 1300A is my primary transportation. That being said, I know that a lot of people motorcycle for enjoyment, and a very very dedicated […]

Posted in: gibberish, motorcycling
A Gamer’s Trip Down Memory Lane

A Gamer’s Trip Down Memory Lane

I used to play games with my father when I was younger, particularly after my parents divorced and I stayed with him on the farm. We’d play chess or cards most nights, along with any number of board games like Stratego, Pente, or Battleship. Once every two weeks we’d have a “guys night.” We’d start […]

Posted in: games
Happy Birthday, Rosie!

Happy Birthday, Rosie!

My “middle” dog Rosie turned five years old today. I can’t believe that so much time has passed. I adopted Rosie when I first moved back to Virginia. A lot of things have happened, and a lot of things have changed. There are some things that stayed the same, too — like Rosie wiggling in […]

Posted in: dogs
Random Motorcycling Tip #18: Recovering From a Near Miss

Random Motorcycling Tip #18: Recovering From a Near Miss

I knew the car was going to be trouble as soon as I spotted it. I could see the left rear passenger window was covered by a sales sticker as the Toyota sedan sped up the highway on-ramp. Great, I thought to myself, someone taking a test drive during rush hour. The Toyota merged onto […]

Posted in: motorcycling
Proactive Shooters Utah Out of State Concealed Carry Course Review

Proactive Shooters Utah Out of State Concealed Carry Course Review

I review the Proactive Shooters Utah Out of State Concealed Carry Course taught in Richmond Virginia inside Bass Pro Shop.

Posted in: guns
StarCraft II: Carrier Has Arrived

StarCraft II: Carrier Has Arrived

The first StarCraft computer game was released by Blizzard Entertainment in 1998. StarCraft was a real time strategy game, wherein players controlled troops and buildings from an isometric “god-like” perspective. Units and buildings were purchased from resources mined by workers. In the multi-player modes, every player started out with one home base and a few […]

Posted in: games, review
Probeez Setting Profiles Ringer and Settings Adjustment Program for Android Review

Probeez Setting Profiles Ringer and Settings Adjustment Program for Android Review

I review Setting Profiles, an application that dynamically and automatically change your mobile phone settings based on time, location, or many other factors. This app is made by Probeez and works only on Android OS phones.

Posted in: review, technology