Various Sundries & Brainfarts…

NO LONGER POSTING LINKS TO FACEBOOK

For some time I posted links to my SS updates to a few of the zillion Facebook related pages. I have decided not to continue doing that as of October 1st.  I will however continue to visit those pages and comment when I can, if for no other reason to bust balls where appropriate…. Continue reading

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The Beach, The AT-Pro & The Prince(?) of Tides…

Since all is nil here in the colonies and since John Howland will never accept the fact that the White’s  Surfmaster is an infinitely better machine  for the beach than the AT-Pro, I will turn today’s post over to him and let him ramble.  If you happen to be an AT-Pro user you should find something useful in his words.    Continue reading

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A Date We Will Remember…

This post has a little of everything from a 9/11 remembrance to John Howland’s recent stroll on the beach…hope you find it interesting…. Continue reading

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Poor Me…

I found a photo Kenny Briggs (a.k.a. the ‘Wisconsin Locksmith’) had posted on Facebook and had to not only share it here but do a comparable ‘Dallas Dick’ photo.  Granted his photo represented the equipment of three tekkies but check out my trunk.  Jeezus so different.  Continue reading

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The Latest from the Saloon…

Decided to post the latest from the Malamute Saloon here on the main page of the blog.   You already know John’s warm and endearing qualities so enjoy.

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End of Summer Goodies…

Hope you are all enjoying the Labor Day weekend and the ‘official end of summer’. I must tell you though I haven’t experienced a real fall in Texas since moving here 26 years ago.  Summer just never wants to end and about the only orange or yellow you will see is your lawn dying.  Continue reading

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Recent News And Brainfarts…

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Unfortunately the only exciting things going on with this over-the-hill tekkie are trips to the doctor and dentist. The doc is still trying to figure out what’s wrong with me (aside from being a pain in the ass) and the dentist doesn’t really care. He’s just happy taking my money. Then again if I was feeling fine I’d still be in the house because it’s too damn hot to be outside. So der ya go! Continue reading

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Musings From Across the Pond…

Since I seem to get myself in trouble of late, I will turn this post over to the kind-hearted and sweet John Howland, the old (and usually soused) Brit who lives in the South of England… Continue reading

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A Response From the Big Apple…

Bob Sickler, who always blows me away with this ability to write such great letters, received a response from the mayor’s office in New York with regards to the Task Force’s effort to open more parks. Continue reading

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Paint Me Suspicious!

ARCHAEOLOGISTS TO SHOW US HOW TO DO IT ‘THEIR’ WAY

I saw the following link yesterday and after reading it through a few times and I wanted to share my thoughts….

ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

First off this to me is just another example of the archaeological community offering a crumb to the detectorist.  Continue reading

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