Originally posted on Faithfully Flawed:
The Younger Boy and I have some of our best conversations in the car.  We live in the country, so it takes us a little longer than others to get to our final destinations.  Since his mind is always running, we talk about all sorts of things, ranging from superheroes…

Originally posted on nebraskaenergyobserver:
This is the last time (for this incident anyway) that I’m going to write about spiking of footballs and such. I thought perhaps a little historical context would be appropriate. On 11 July 1864 Jubal Early and his Confederates approached Fort Stevens (in the Washington defenses). At the time the fort…