Monthly Archives: October 2014

Greenfield Village – The Ford Village Experience

Or: Reassembling early 20th Century America Where can you walk into the Wright Brothers’ bicycle shop (from Dayton, Ohio), and five minutes later tour the homes of Noah Webster (from New Haven Connecticut), and Robert Frost (from Ann Arbor, Michigan), … Continue reading

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New Batman Movie signs on to Save the Bats

Just In Just received a news item from the Organization for Bat Conservation. This is a new “Save the Bats” promo from the cast and crew of the upcoming Batman Movie: youtu.be/lVIpW25r9uY For the full article See:

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Bats – The Basics

(Subtitle: The Relationship between Bats and the Cost of Our Food!) It is interesting how seemingly unrelated events come together for a totally unexpected outcome. Event 1 – Early this summer, I was disappointed to see only two or three … Continue reading

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Not Just an Airplane Museum – A National History Lesson

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force On a recent trip to Ohio, my friend John and I spent a day and a half in the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, on Wright-Patterson AFB, Dayton, Ohio. With … Continue reading

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Riverside RV – Craftsmanship and Customer Awareness in Action

Introduction Several months ago, I wrote a review of our new Riverside RV 177 camper, followed by a second review in which I identified several, albeit minor, issues with the camper—specifically that it was low to the ground and the … Continue reading

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Two Old Guys Trying to Recapture Their Youth – Part 2

(Continued from Part 1 – See) Day 4 – The Organization for Bat Conservation (OBC), Bloomfield Hills, Michigan Our first destination in Michigan was the OBC at the Cranbrook Institute in Bloomfield Hills, about 50 miles north of our campground. … Continue reading

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Two Old Guys Trying to Recapture Their Youth – Part 1

Well, not exactly, but… John and I became friends as college classmates in the mid-1960s. In the spring of our junior year, we took off on spring break for a week’s trip to Florida. That was our first road trip. … Continue reading

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