Monthly Archives: October 2016

“Coffee Safari”: For when I next go to Japan

I came across an article about the coffee culture in Japan. How Japan ranks third in the world in terms of coffee consumption, which is remarkable, seeing as how Japan is the Land of Tea, no? Well, I go to … Continue reading

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The watch that Doctor Strange wore in the 2016 movie:

https://omegaforums.net/threads/dr-strange-is-a-wis.47698/ http://www.jaeger-lecoultre.com/eu/en/watches/master/master-ultra-thin-perpetual/130842J.html  

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The idiocy of driving the Internet with mindless, useless ADS.

I am tired of having ads constantly pop up every time I go to download something, or visit websites where the button it looks like you’re supposed to click is really a link to an ad. Browser add-ons like AdBLocker … Continue reading

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Great advice re Life’s lessons from Inc.com : “7 Brutal Life Lessons Everyone Has to Learn Multiple Times”

http://www.inc.com/thehartford/five-tips-for-powerful-pr-in-the-digital-age.html The most important lesson, I think, is #6: 6. You Cannot Stay the Same Forever–and Trying to Will Hurt You We tell people to just keep plugging away, that if they just keep trying, and try hard enough, that … Continue reading

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WARNING: Des Plaines River Trail between Golf Rd and Central Rd (Kloempken Prairie) – Google Maps is WRONG!!!!!!

Google Maps  maps.google.com  says you can ride the Des Plaines River Trail between Golf Rd and Central, unfortunately, the trail is blocked by the currently active railroad tracks of the Union Pacific Railroad Company. https://www.google.com/maps/place/Kloempken+Prairie/@42.0531387,-87.8626227,14z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xc707e42f1c769876!8m2!3d42.0566696!4d-87.8757441 Going north, from Golf and … Continue reading

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