Monster Shark: A Great White Christmas on Cape Cod

On December 18, 2010, I heard a report that a boat encountered a very large great white shark (reportedly 20+ ft. long) that was entangled in fishing gear a few miles off the Chatham, Massachusetts coast. I am a commercial fisherman myself and I know all the local fisherman. So, after some digging around, I was sent three cell phone pictures of the monster great white shark from an anonymous … Continue reading

Into the Darkness: Tactical and Practical Advice

Tactical & Practical Advice to Gain Advantage in the Dark In the spirit of general randomness, here are a few tips to help you in low visibility situations due to darkness. Before you leave a well lit area for a dark one, close your eyes for a few seconds. This will give you a big advantage. When your eyes are adjusting to darkness, you are vulnerable due to temporary blindness. … Continue reading

Boston George Jung

A recent post on twitter reminded me of the fact that Boston George Jung is kind of a cult hero to alot of the younger generation “ballers” out there. Since the movie Blow came out almost ten years ago, Boston George has been in rap lyrics, has a Myspace page, has several Facebook fan pages and is on t-shirts, etc… with internet status like Tony Montana. Disclaimer: I was never … Continue reading

Hire Service Providers Using CraigsList the Smart Way

There’s no doubt that there are people advertising on CraigsList that will work for cheap. There are hundreds of classified ads on the local CL from people offering services like painting, landscaping, handyman help, building websites, bookkeeping and a million other services. The only problem with that is, well it’s CraigsList. By that I mean there is no vetting process or requirement of qualifications to place an ad on sites … Continue reading

9/11: An Argument for controlled demolition

There are many conspiracy theories regarding the events of 9/11. One of the most publicized and argued theories is that the buildings were rigged with explosives for a controlled demolition. While many theories argue that the destruction of the Twin Towers and WTC Building 7 were due to controlled demolition, I have yet to come across an article containing a reasonable explanation of why the buildings would be rigged for … Continue reading