Why Use a RSS Feed Reader?: https://ramblinggit.com/2019/10/13/why-use-a.html
New statue of Tuskegee airman. This is what I want to see more of. Let’s honor minorities who contributed to America and broke new ground.
Godzilla car horn - Boingboing. You’ll thank me for passing this along - someday. https://boingboing.net/2019/10/09/theres-a-car-horn-that-roars.html
I have 3 laptops: Mac, Linux and Windows. I find I’m using the Linux machine the most. Part of this is by conscious choice, part because I just like the stability, security and quiet of Linux. Plus I like the feel of the Linux laptop’s keyboard better and Windows remains - needy altho... https://ramblinggit.com/2019/10/08/i-have-laptops.html
Ton Zijlstra makes an astute observation on Google Chrome it’s not a browser, it’s advertisement delivery software and he goes on to explain why that’s bad. He has an excellent point and his post is well worth reading. https://www.zylstra.org/blog/
I miss Buffy too.
Straws are a distraction - Boingboing. Tells how the plastics industry shifts the blame on you the user. It’s not that the user is blameless, but we simply must decrease the production of single use plastics. https://boingboing.net/2019/10/03/recycling-isnt-enough.html
A Lord of the Rings Guide to the Cotswolds | 6 Places That Inspired Tolkien Nice article, interesting blog. https://geekytourist.com/2019/10/02/lord-of-the-rings-guide-cotswolds/
Climate change is changing the flavor of French wine - National Geographic
No Need To Cut Back On Red Meat? Controversial New ‘Guidelines’ Lead To Outrage - NPR
No outrage here. I’m all for red meat in the diet.
I’ve been reading the Bruno Chief of Police Series by Martin Walker. They are traditional mysteries and are fairly good. I’m on about the tenth one in a row. A bit like “Hamish MacBeth” books only set in France. https://amzn.to/2n5fYP8