Monthly Archives: September 2011
The sunset is really adding to the experience. And the wine, I suppose…. Note the massive parking garage at left of center in the above. I would not have known such a large parking resourcec was available North of Market … Continue reading
I’m a photo-taking, view-bedazzled, Armagnac-drinking fool, I suppose. The houses from the prior post should show up much better in the below photo. Zoom away! – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone
…the houses nestled in the center of this photo, atop a lush green hill tucked discreetly behind some high-rise towers. Click below and zoom in. Those are some impressively-located domiciles. – Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone
Despite DirtCrashr’s recommendation of the Fairmont’s Tonga Room for drinks, we’re here in the Crown Room atop the Fairmont — both because the Tonga Room doesn’t open ’till tomorrow and because the drinks and appetizers are free! Pretty damned spectacular. … Continue reading
So one of the surprises at this conference was a presentation on the global near-term economic outlook by Theo Schwabacher of Morgan Stanley, famed for telling everybody to BUY GOLD! a couple years back at this same conference. She’s urging … Continue reading
Another SF conference, this one at my favorite hotel in The City — the gorgeous and historic Fairmont atop Nob Hill. Having drinks in the spectacular central atrium: The backside: The view terrace garden: – Posted using BlogPress from my … Continue reading
You are a parent, and you own firearms. One day, you get a call from school & find that your 4th grader showed up at school with a loaded handgun, your loaded handgun. What, if anything, should happen to the … Continue reading
Star Trek v. Star Wars? I reject the dichotomy! Why can’t we all get along? See?
Hard to argue that government has to expect rights when your definition of rights is so profoundly weak. (Look for the Yellow Daisy)
DM says you’re gonna die, roll a D6.