• Meritocracy banished

    The Demographics of the United States, the UK, Europe as a whole, the rest of the Developed World, and China are pretty much all of a piece: More than 2 out of 5 citizens age 50 and over - and many of us extraordinarily angry that our lives have been destroyed - cannibalized, in fact - so that our life's savings and assets and jobs and careers and hopes and dreams could be "financially re-engin

  • Christmas time at the Eveland's

    This Christmas, more than ever before, I feel holiday joy. After going through being diagnosed with cancer, and surviving a major surgery, I'm more grateful than ever to have some good friends, and a healthy and happy family, to share my life with.

  • New house

    Finally got out of our nasty duplex and into our "forever home". Love the place. Looking forward to many years here. Basement has a fantastic gaming room/playroom with its own entrance. All the kids have their own bedroom too.

  • Convention schedule for 2016

    Planning ahead, for a change, here are the cons I have tickets for so far this year:

    ​ChattaCon
    ​January 29 - 31, 2016

    ConNooga
    ​February 19 - 21, 2016

    LibertyCon​
    July 8-10, 2016

    DragonCon​
    September 2 - 5, 2016

  • Need a bigger pool

    Believe it or not, they really have fun with this tiny pool.