The Cedar Rapids Holodeck

Who needs a casino when you can have a holodeck? In 1966, unbeknownst to generations succeeding the baby boomers, some incredible occurrences took place.  The... Read More


I am a big fan of “model-based” development when it comes to looking at a problem and proposing a cure.  If we can develop a... Read More


The Welcome Center at Atlantic City NJ is open part of the week,  from 9-5 Wed thru Sun. The Taj Mahal, the Showboat, and the... Read More


Iowa’s top marginal individual tax rate in 2016 (8.98%) was higher than New York’s (8.82%).  And, our rate was significantly higher than 6 other surrounding... Read More

Climate Change

I am a believer not a denier. I am a believer in Greenland. 80% of Greenland is presently covered with snow and ice, but the... Read More

Water Quality

We need only to think of the community of Flint, MI to realize what heart-break and devastation a contaminated water supply would wreak upon ourselves... Read More