…the reason the business was successful was because the majority of customers regained the weight they lost, or as he put it: “That’s where your business comes from.”

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When we eventually close the restaurant, we’re going to be laying off a team of extraordinary employees. They are hard workers and I respect all of them and they deserve the increase in pay. I simply wish I could continue paying them while making a living myself. As it stands, we’re more or less operating a private charity now.

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Life in 2016. Great technology, but weak product support.

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VW flashes a giant machs nichts stick

As an American living in Germany in 1960, I learned the expression “machs nichts stick” as slang for the semaphore turn signal that came with older Volkswagens. Machs nichts literally means “makes nothing” but is used to mean, “It...

The Green Industrial Complex

Ever wonder why flawed and corrupted climate science holds such sway? Follow the money. Paul Driessen at WattsUpwithThat? No warming in 18 years, no category 3-5 hurricane hitting the USA in ten years, seas rising at barely six inches a century: computer models and...
iPhone: really worth that much money?

iPhone: really worth that much money?

Fox Business In a testament to Apple’s (AAPL) brand strength, a report by Canaccord Genuity estimates that the company took home 92% of the operating profits in the global smartphone market during the first quarter. High margins on the popular iPhone dwarf the income...