Archive for September, 2008

City Gritty

September 20, 2008

April 2005    San Francisco

1. Riding The Double-Deuce

I was riding the #22 Fillmore bus recently, and once again it proved to be the most sketchy and colorful bus line in town. (more…)



September 20, 2008

January 2001      Florida

The marine engineering company I worked for had sent a crane barge down to the gulf coast of Florida last spring to dredge an old shipping channel. While down there, an incident occurred where we ended up in the salvage/recovery business. (more…)

Bird Flu

September 19, 2008

April 2006   Planet Earth

I wrote a paper last semester for paramedic school, and I think it is a reasonably quick and easy 5-page read. Your choice, but if this current virus mutates to transmit in the way it has historically, then there is an even chance that it will kill you and half of everyone you have ever met. Food for thought. Grab a plate and dig in! (more…)