Defunding the police benefits criminals

My contention continues to be that “Defund the Police” was a disastrous movement for the very people they intended to help. Without the support of the community, no one wants to be a police officer. Who wants to do a dangerous job and be reviled for it?...

Going solar…

I’ve tried for a number of years to move onto a sustainable energy path. I’ve been driving an electric car since 2018, we’ve been signed up for Portland General Electric’s green energy plan (which costs more) since I was aware of it (10+ years, I think), and we’ve...

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Spoilers, to the extent something of this quality may be spoiled, follow.  I’ve now binge watched the first five Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi episodes, and I have a report. The good news is that Ewen McGregor, Jimmy Smits, and whoever the guy is who plays...