Whisper in ear

For My Republican Friends

My Republican friends and family members are good and wise people, and I respect their choices in life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. They know I am politically left-leaning, and they love me anyway. I accord them the same honour. This is for them. I’m just going […]

Cascading Failures

San Jose just had a flood. Before we had a flood, though, we had lots and lots of heavy rain and strong winds for a few days.  This coincided with an overflowing reservoir and some bad judgements by some civic engineers which resulted in a floodplain full of […]