My grand mother told me "son don't let the grass grow under your feet." I took these words to heart and have spent a life traveling six of the seven continents with great adventures everywhere. People describe me as interesting.
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Trump Officials Are Exploring Mass Arrests Of Us Mayors
on 4 Feb 2018
, latest 2 years ago #politicsRon ClatworthyFeb 3 (1 day ago)to me Trump Officials Are Exploring Mass Arrests of US MayorsBedraggled mayor is removed in handcuffs. Across the nation, carefully coordinated pre-dawn raids sweep up...
Congress Woman Jackie Speier Says That Donald Trump Will Resign When Faced With An Impeachment Indictment..Will Vice-President Pence Also Face Impeachment?
on 5 Aug 2017
, latest 2 years ago Donald Trump likely to resign before Congress can impeach him, says senior Democrat Tom Batchelor,The Independent Fri, Aug 4 2:33 AM PDT Reactions Sign in to like Reblog on Tumblr...
Some Special Words For All Of You Who Served In The Military
on 25 May 2015
, latest 5 years ago Everyone if you came to my house and went to my study, there are several things I would show you. I suspect that the first thing that I would show...
Hand Grenades And Gang Violence Rattle Sweden's Middle Class
on 4 Mar 2018
, latest 2 years ago #gang violenceHand Grenades and Gang Violence Rattle Sweden’s Middle ClassBy ELLEN BARRY and CHRISTINA ANDERSONMARCH 3, 2018Mourners at the funeral of Daniel Cuevas Zuniga in Stockholm in mid-February. Mr. Zuniga...
What I've Learnbed In 69 Years Of Life
on 23 Oct 2017
, latest 2 years ago By the grace of God and the help of a long-list of kind and wonderful people starting with my wife Elena and my daughter Anna, I have made it to...
Our Release Of Lien From Wells Fargo Bank Arrives!!!
on 14 Jul 2012
, latest 2 years ago After a four year legal battle we just got our official release of lien on our second mortgage from Wells Fargo Bank that has been recorded at the San Mateo...
A Very Kind Man Who Gave Me A Job Almost 20 Years Ago Is Now A Facebook Friend
on 24 Apr 2016
Posted 4 years ago Everyone Facebook is amazing. On September 11, 1996 I arrived in San Jose, California on a Greyhound bus. I checked in at the Plaza Hotel near the bus station. I...
I Made It To 68 Years of Age
on 23 Oct 2016
, latest 3 years ago Today I make it to 68 years of age. I'm humbled to have survived this long. Three times in my life I truly came close to death. When I would...
A Funny Joke About Donald Trump
on 14 Feb 2017
, latest 3 years ago After Donald Trump became US President he went on a fact-finding visit to Israel. While he was on a tour of Jerusalem he suffered a heart attack and died. The...
The Truth About Thanksgiving
on 23 Nov 2017
, latest 2 years ago #politicsTHANKSGIVINGWith Charity For AllIn these difficult times, it is well to remember that Thanksgiving became a national holiday in perhaps the darkest moment of America’s history.Though the observance of a...
Brasil's Ex-President Lula Is resisting Arrest-Get Ready For Violence!
on 7 Apr 2018
, latest 10 months ago #lula Lula has taken shelter in a union hall outside of Sao Paulo and refused to be taken to prison.The Brasilian Federal Police are intimidated by the crowd that has...
Jack's Final Prediction For The 2012 Election
on 21 Oct 2012
, latest 7 years ago My dear friends Patrick.net is not a political forum. But this morning I am going to predict the outcome of the presidential election. This election has many aspects of my...
Beware-Internet Scammers Are Getting Very Good!!!!
on 24 Jan 2013
, latest 7 years ago Yesterday I got a very official-looking email telling me that my American Express card had been frozen due to a security issue. I was told to go to a website...
The Verdict In The George Zimmerman Case
on 14 Jul 2013
, latest 6 years ago I felt sad when I saw the verdict in the George Zimmerman case. I shall speak now as one who attended law school but did not graduate. In almost any...
Two Ball Point Pens From 16.5 Years Ago
on 28 Jul 2013
, latest 6 years ago The small things in life should mean a lot to you. Sixteen and a half years ago I was awarded two ball point pens by the George S. May Company....
How To Defeat Right-Wing Populism
on 25 May 2016
, latest 3 years ago How to defeat rightwing populism There is a widespread belief that the system is being exploited by disreputable insiders Martin Wolf Read next: Rightwinger Norbert Hofer concedes defeat in Austrian...
15 Years Ago Today I Stopped Being A Homeless Person!
on 4 Jul 2014
, latest 5 years ago This 4th of July is a very special day for me. 15 years ago today my status changed from a homeless person to a person with a two-bedroom apartment in...
When Someone Does You Wrong..Don't Start Plotting Revenge
on 25 Aug 2014
, latest 5 years ago A person dear in my life was badly treated by an employer some years ago. She got a call yesterday from a lawyer asking questions about this unfair lady. She...
The High Cost Of Being A Basketball Fan
on 16 Jun 2015
, latest 4 years ago Elena and I are Golden State Warriors fans. We were so thrilled Sunday night when they won the third game. We feel confident that they are near the championship.What is...
China Is resorting To Mass Incarcerations of Muslims
on 13 Aug 2018
, latest a year ago CHINAMass IncarcerationA United Nations panel slammed China for incarcerating more than 1 million members of the Muslim Uighur ethnic minority in what it described as a “massive internment camp that...
I'm Rich You're Hot..The Mathematics Of Sugar Daddy Dating
on 25 Oct 2014
, latest 5 years ago In 1998-1999 I was a male client of a very elite dating agency. I shall mention no names. The high-income ladies paid $5,000 each to meet eligible men. There was...
The Battle of The Bulge Began 70 Years Ago Today
on 18 Dec 2014
, latest 7 months ago My dear friends Dr. Robert Zubrin just pointed out that today is the 70th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Bulge. My father fought in that battle...
Financial Adviser David Chapman Issues A Stark Warning
on 30 Jun 2015
, latest 4 years ago I thought Iâ€™d shoot out an update given the dramatic drop in the stock markets today. The warning is that this is just the beginning. Whether Greece leaves the Euro...
Today I Celebrate 15 Years With An Incredible Lady Named Elena E. Torello
on 1 Aug 2015
, latest 3 years ago Today Elena and I celebrate 15 years together. To me the time has passed so fast. She thinks that the time has gone slowly.15 years ago I saw a picture...
The Most Incredible People That I Have Known And Worked With
on 28 Sep 2015
, latest 4 years ago Sir Richard Branson always extols the virtue of keeping a notebook where you write your personal thoughts and observations. I keep such a notebook. on Saturday I reflected on the...
Each Morning That I Awaken I Give Thanks
on 1 Oct 2015
, latest 4 years ago The month of October begins. Elena has the day off and is sleeping late. The house is quiet. I think back 27 years ago to 1988. I was employed by...
16 Years Ago I Started Work At Telewave, Inc.
on 4 Oct 2015
, latest 4 years ago 16 years ago it was a cool and a dark fall morning in the Willow Glen section of San Jose. I got up at 5:30 in the morning and dressed...
I'm Literally At The Bottom Of The World!!!!!
on 15 Nov 2015
, latest 4 years ago My dear friends and loved ones I had the most wonderful grandmother that any man could ever wish for. Her name was Sarah Elizabeth. She lived to be 102 years...
A Serious Warning To Politicians All Over The World!
on 26 Jun 2016
, latest 3 years ago I was both sad and shocked to see the UK vote to leave the European Union. Once I recovered I had a Eureka Moment. Throughout this presidential campaign I have...
17 Years Ago I left The World Of The Homeless
on 4 Jul 2016
, latest 3 years ago Everyone the United States is 240 years old today. This day is important for me for another reason. I left a homeless shelter and got my first apartment at the...
Obama Could Get A Third Term As President!!!
on 7 Sep 2016
, latest 3 years ago I had to take my vehicle to the mechanic the other day for service. The Service Manager, Pete, gave me a ride home and on the way he told me...
For Those Of You Who Don't Believe In Global Warming, Please Read This Article
on 26 Oct 2016
, latest 3 years ago DAY IN REVIEW NASA JPL latest news release Studies Offer New Glimpse of Melting Under Antarctic Glaciers Fast Facts: â€º Related studies of three West Antarctic glaciers have measured the...
Canadians Invite Oregon, Washington, And California To Join Canada
on 18 Nov 2016
, latest 3 years ago Canadians invite California, Oregon and Washington to join Canada BlankMap-USA-states-Canada-pro Canadians are inviting people in the United States Pacific coastal states of California, Oregon and Washington, where United States President-elect...
Donald Trump Would Love The Chevy Bolt!
on 16 Dec 2016
, latest 3 years ago Donald Trump Would Love The Chevy Bolt! Yesterday in the middle of a big rain storm I took a test drive in the Chevy Bolt; thanks to James D. Murdock...
Escaping Homelessness: March 10, 1999 to October 4, 1999: "Free At Last What A Gas!" I Rent My Own Apartment And Find A Great Job
on 3 May 2017
, latest 3 years ago Escaping Homelessness: March 10, 1999 to October 4, 1999: â€œFree At Last What A Gas!â€ I Rent My Own Apartment And Find A Great Job The morning of March 10,...
A Dear Canadian Friend Asked The Question: "What's Going On Down There?" I Responded
on 14 Mar 2018
, latest 4 months ago #Donald Trump Dear David: What we are seeing right now is the implosion of Donald Trump. I do a swim every morning from 05:00 to 06:30. As you can imagine...
The Greatest Women That I've Known In Almost 69 Years Of Life
on 24 Sep 2017
, latest 2 years ago Sarah Elizabeth Walters: She was my grandmother and lived to be somewhere between 101 and 103 years of age. She raised ten children, often as a single mother. When the...
Sweden: Breaking The Rules
on 31 Jan 2018
, latest 2 years ago #politicsSWEDENBreaking the RulesConventional wisdom has it that low taxes spur businesses to invest and grow, and that social-welfare programs breed lazy people looking for handouts. Sweden’s booming startup scene –...
Homeowner's Insurance/A Cautionay Tale
on 17 Nov 2018
, latest a year ago #homeownersinsuranceHomeowner’ Insurance/A Cautionary Tale In October of 2017, the Tubb Fire hit Santa Rosa. Some neighborhoods and homes were spared. 2,900 homes, 94 businesses, and several outhouse buildings burned to...