Category Archives: Close to home

Kindle FireHD 8.9 and Flash

The second biggest complaint I have read on the Kindle is that is does not support Flash. And we get told Flash is done and HTML5 is the game. But what if you want to watch any of the thousands … Continue reading

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Riding BART into San Francisco

And using my Kindle to create this post and put it on my blog. That is big!

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Piling it on the Chi Omega’s

The ladies of Chi Omega at Penn State¬†have been lambasted for their picture taken at their Mexican theme party. Several websites went so far as to call them racists. Almost everyone was offended or hurt. The Mexican American Student Association … Continue reading

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Limitations? No! I will not go quietly!

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I will miss Sally Ride.

I will miss Sally Ride. She was one of those¬†who inspired my imagination about space and the final frontier. She was definitely one of the good guys. My granddaughter wants to be an astronaut and we found an autographed book, … Continue reading

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Take me out to the ballgame!

Yesterday we were fortunate enough to be at the A’s when they swept the Yankees in a four-game series. And it was the first time in history that it had been done at the Oakland Coliseum. It was a great … Continue reading

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