You Got to Be Kidding Me!

Addition to the blogroll

Posted in Blogroll by Stacy McMahon on December 11, 2006

I’m adding a link to the Housing Bubble Blog. I can’t vouch for the quality, but there is some serious quantity over there, with multiple daily links and quotes from news stories relating to the housing market.

Fair warning: it’s a depressing read for those of us who bought real estate during the last couple years.


Lightning Interruption

Posted in Blogroll, Four Wheels, Outdoors, Silly/Funny, Travel by Stacy McMahon on October 19, 2006

Just want to toss this out: Micheal Totten’s hilarious attempt at storm-chasing as he drives his new-to-him Acura RSX home to OR. He is far more likely to be washed away by rain than kidnapped by terrorists. If I ever get to meet the guy, let’s hope photography and beer are involved!

Mike Totten in Israel

Posted in Blogroll, Politics, Travel by Stacy McMahon on August 13, 2006

Some of you may have heard of Michael Totten. He’s back in the mideast now, “on assignment” for those of us who contribute. Here’s an excellent example of what I chip in to pay him for. You don’t find this kind of detail on CNN.

By the way, Michael Oren (the IDF spokesman he quotes in the article) is also a well-known historian who wrote the authoritative history of the six-day war.