I've not heard of Randy Rainbow until just now, but he is my new YouTube star idol.
Bruce's Beach was a black-owned resort in Southern California's Manhattan Beach in the 1920s. While most public beaches were segregated and only accessible to white visitors, Bruce's was a lone haven, providing patrons with a chance to enjoy an exclusively black beach, dance hall, bathhouse, and lodge. The resort was hugely popular for a time,… READ THE REST
With crisscrossing escalators and the acoustics of a racquetball court this high school combines the pleasant environment of a department store with teenage academia. During renovations to Downtown Burlington High School toxic industrial chemicals, called PCB's, were found in the soil, making the return for the high schoolers from Covid-remote learning to in-person, not an… READ THE REST
I like to think that this that fish escaped down the sewer and made its way back to the freedom of the open seas. One can dream. READ THE REST
I consider myself a beer person. My go-to order at the bar is a Miller High Life or Stella Artois. I know the difference between an ale and a lager, and I frequent the local microbrewery. It's not that I only like beer; I just haven't found another drink I like quite as much. Granted,… READ THE REST
Did you know that 2020 was a surprisingly good year for tablet sales? After several years of stagnant growth and losing business to the creep of incrementally bigger smartphones, the tablet market saw a pretty serious explosion during the pandemic. In fact, tablet sales were up almost 14 percent in 2020. If you're in the market… READ THE REST
As we continue in our technological march toward Rosie the Robot, we quietly reached a major milestone in that revolution in just the last few years. We've been manufacturing robots to handle all kinds of household tasks for a while now. We have vacuuming robots, for instance. We also have mopping robots. But until recently,… READ THE REST