First Real Job
September 11, 2023
The most valuable education in my professional life.
Computers Lie and Cheat
November 14, 2022
WarGames In the movie WarGames, the programmer of the WOPR computer left a backdoor login.
Cooking Up Plutonium-238
September 5, 2022
pSOS+ at Westinghouse Somewhere between 1995 and 2000, I was sent to teach a pSOS+ class to Westinghouse engineers in Savannah, Georgia.
Home for spring break, her “let’s go to the range” request coincided with the Tuesday evening Nighthawks so I said, “Yes, if you’ll shoot your first competition.
Twelve Minutes
February 15, 2015
This evening, I came home to what was supposed to be an empty house.
The first time I visited this east coast Florida bar, I thought it ideal at first.
The Rock
November 23, 2013
The Rock began in a tool room in the back of Bebop’s garage.
Memoir of The Netherlands
September 27, 2013
Years ago I was in Eindhoven in The Netherlands. One evening after work I was in the hotel sauna relaxing.

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