From Elliot Eisenberg's Brief Blog:
"Walmart, the biggest retailer in the U.S., has 1.5 million U.S. employees, enough to make it the 41st largest ...
Posted by David Leonard on November 22, 2023
From Elliot Eisenberg's Econ70 (www.econ70.com) blog:
"The Friday File: 11% of Americans have one tattoo and 22% have more than one. 38% of ...
Posted by David Leonard on October 6, 2023
Sweden to Create First EV-Charging Highway
The “E-20” highway stretch in Sweden will soon become the nation’s first functioning charging road to juice the batteries of heavy ...
Posted by David Leonard on May 7, 2023
Parrots Learn to Call Each Other on iPads
Not only is this great for the parrots, it is great for their pet owners/caretakers. The interspecies aspect is almost as cool as the fact ...
Posted by David Leonard on May 6, 2023
Sea Bowl to Close in Pacifica After 60 Years
It opened in March 1959 and was so swamped with bowlers it stayed open 24 hours a day for 3 days. As an iconic building along Highway 1 in ...
Posted by David Leonard on March 26, 2023
THE TRAIN TO TAHOE/SUGAR BOWL
Well, ya learn something every day. There was once a train called the Snowball Special which would whisk folks from Oakland up to Sugar Bowl....
Posted by David Leonard on February 18, 2023
AMAZON AIR DRONE DELIVERY STARTS SERVICE
The goal of Amazon Prime Air is delivery within 60 minutes. Although pilotless for now, there are human eyes on all deliveries to make sure all ...
Posted by David Leonard on December 29, 2022
LAND BRIDGE IN BERING SEA FORMED LATER THAN THOUGHT
The land bridge across the Bering Sea formed much later than thought. Sea level was 425 lower than today during the period and there's a cool ...
Posted by David Leonard on December 27, 2022
Good News and Bad News for the Castro
It would be nice to see some upgrading in there, but sadly, I think the film component of this theater may be fading....
Several major changes are ...
Posted by David Leonard on March 21, 2022
Stopping and Staring
If I don't take the time, it will take me. I'd rather the choice be mine.
Souls, like animals and plants, need air. Do our lives have enough empty ...
Posted by David Leonard on September 1, 2021
Not About Real Estate - Great Dogs are Better Than People
Just cuz I miss him....
Meet Linus! We were blessed to have him from 2005 through 2019. Total champ. I think it's no secret I like ...
Posted by David Leonard on July 22, 2021