Thursday, April 25, 2019

Oh, those Ramblers — then and now

When I was a kid, there were college basketball doubleheaders in the Chicago Stadium. The host school for these events was Loyola University of...

If you’re reading this on paper, you’re safe

The headline caught my attention. It bordered on silliness. It was in one of our trade publications covering this newspaper business. “If the internet didn’t...

The robots are coming! The robots are coming!

Do you have a robot in your house yet? Chances are you do, even if you don’t realize it’s a robot, because robots are...

The robots are coming! The robots are coming!

Do you have a robot in your house yet? Chances are you do, even if you don’t realize it’s a robot, because robots are...

Angelkeep Journals: Now that Dead Winter has passed

Did you know there was an internet countdown clock for spring? Yep, true as dandelion abundance at Anglkeep. https://days.to/spring/2018 if you’re interested in the...

Much March Madness to enjoy even with a busted bracket

The epitaph read “Rest in Peace, Justin’s NCAA Bracket.” Below it said, “March 15, 2018 - March 16, 2018.” It didn’t take too long into the...

When is it over? Let’s keep going just a little bit longer

Watching basketball this weekend reminded me of this bit of dialogue from the 1978 movie “Animal House.” To set it up, the boys in...

A few more words about a very special friend

I remember the first time I met Joe Smekens. And I am betting that unless you are one of his children or grandchildren, you...

Light rail in Indiana a no-go, again

It seems Indiana legislators would rather spend money on fixing potholes than invest in a new light rail system to connect the state. This would...

Enjoy. It is springtime

Officially spring does not come to Angelkeep until March 20, but anytime within a stone’s toss of spring is worthy of celebration and outdoor...