What to do when you and your partner don’t like the same shows

When I first visited Emily’s house when we were dating I was shocked by one thing: there wasn’t a TV on the main floor anywhere. To my relief there was one in the basement (though it was small and pitiful) and she assured me that she wasn’t an anti-TV snob…

Thanks to our home’s location in Sammamish where the power lines are all above ground; there are tall, aging trees; and new housing development has removed a number of those trees and created something of a wind tunnel; our power goes out a lot more often that we’d like. This…

Between 2012 and 2017 I went to either Disneyland or Disney World seven times. For various reasons (including Covid of course) I went on a four year Disney hiatus but finally returned last month.

For some of us a theme park vacation is very exciting while others it is the…

In late April, after having waited for seven months, my Mustang Mach-E finally arrived. Since then I’ve had to make some adjustments from my gas-powered days and embrace the EV life.

Charging and range anxiety are what give most non-EV-owners pause when they are considering whether or not to make…

A month ago the whole world was shocked (shocked!) to learn that there might be some racism lurking in the British Royal Family. Of course this isn’t surprising, the entire notion of a royal family is in-and-of-itself just an extreme form of racism.

Racism is making assumptions about the quality…

Brett Hovenkotter

Technology Enthusiast, Family Guy

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