A few months ago, I started a series of posts dealing with numbers. I shared some interesting fact or story about one number each post, starting with the number 1. I got up to 57, before getting distracted by other things. (Besides, the 57 post involved the Heinz product "MayoChup," which scared the bejeezus out … Continue reading Fifty-Eight


Fifty percent is one-half. And this glass is half-full. Can't you tell? There is so much to look forward to. So much hope in the world. Why, every day there's a new scientific advancement. The Opportunity Rover just died on Mars, after fourteen years on what was supposed to be a three-month mission. (A three-hour tour, mayhaps?) … Continue reading Fifty