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The National Deficit — Does Anyone Care?

The National Deficit: Does Anyone Care Any Longer?   Way back in the early days of 2019, a zillion years ago in these hectic “Breaking News on the Hour” Trump Administration years, I wrote a blog entitled “Does Anyone Care About the National Debt?”   https://authorjkgeorge.com/does-anyone-care-about-the-national-debt/   In my un-humble and probably biased opinion, that…
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New Find of Pre-Human Ancestor

A pre-human face from 3.8 million years ago has been discovered. Scientists found the fossils in a rocky bed in Ethiopia, and were able to date the find from minerals in the nearly layers of volcanic rocks. While these developments always are newsworthy, this one is unique in that the facial features were determined. Fossilized…
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Two Wonderful Inventions

Two Wonderful Inventions that Totally Changed the World   The Weekend Edition of the Wall Street Journal of October 19-20 recently had a nice story about two inventions that in their words, “Remade the World.”   The steam engine certainly is known to all of us who studied in elementary and higher school back in…
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Radio, a Brief History

Radio broadcasting, which is old-hat now, taken for granted as something most teens listen to on the Internet, or are forced to when their parent is driving, once was amazingly new, the cat’s meow for sure. The basic idea that electromagnetic waves could be transmitted, and with some form of intelligence embedded within, was first…
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