FWIW

Random stuff in my head. Updated Occasionally

Replaced Old drive with SSD

Replaced Old drive with SSD

I have some old laptops that have become annoyingly slow with the expansion of operating systems and the programs that run on them. Perhaps it is just my perception of speed but in any case I appear to be waiting more and doing less. One such machine has a 2.5 inch...

Lilac in front yard

Lilac in front yard

I can take a picture. I could even record the sound (of the lawnmower next door). But, I can't record and email the smell. And they. Are just getting started.

Gospel Reflection for First Sunday After Christmas 2020

Luke 2:22-40 Martin J. Dooley, a fictional Irish Bartender from the Bridgeport section of Chicago was quoted as saying, in 1902, by his creator Finley Peter Dunne, that the newspaper, among other things, “comforts th’ afflicted, afflicts th’ comfortable.” Eighty-five...

Tracking your Absentee Ballot

Tracking your Absentee Ballot

I don't know about the rest of the country but in Wisconsin you can track your absentee ballot at https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/ and here is what a completed and received ballot looks like.