Monthly Archives: January 2009

Magical Yellow Line

I’ve always wondered how they got the line on the football field to show where the next first down was.  Did you know they use sound to do part of it?  Check out this video that explains how it works. Sorry everyone.  After tinkering with embedding the video for about half an hour I decided […]

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Corporate 5K

This past Saturday I ran in my company’s annual 5K.  I wasn’t going to run in the event but a few coworkers of mine were running so I decided to join them.  When I signed up my biggest worry was the weather.  The mornings have been very cold here lately (in the 30s) and I […]

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Solar Panels in the 70s?

On my normal browsing of the web and catching up the news of the day, I came across something that shocked me.  In 1979 solar panels were installed on the White House.  Why did this shock me you may ask.  I haven’t been around very long (I was born in the mid 80s) and it’s […]

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Happy New Year

Now that the New Years festivities have come to an end, it’s time for me to dig in and get moving on things I’ve been wanting to do. Starting a blog was one of those things I’ve had on my list of things to do for a while (mostly so I would start writing more).  […]

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