Ocean Front Property

The esteemed Texas philosopher George Strait sang the great truth of:   “If you leave me, I won’t miss you, And I won’t ever take you back. Girl, your mem’ry won’t ever haunt me ‘Cause I don’t love you, and now if you’ll buy that…”   I happened to have this song flash into my head after a lunch conversation with friends. We were talking about PII (Personal Identifiable Information), without a doubt a truly fascinating topic at any time. I reflected on how often the people we are sharing our most sensitive information with don’t understand the value of that information and the ramifications of handling it poorly. So let me set the stage, I bought a house. Well, more accurately,[…]

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Know Your Enemy and Know Yourself

“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the results of a hundred battles.” –Sun Tzu I wrestled with this post for a bit, especially considering the current turmoil around refugees and immigration. I find myself divided on the issue of how we address refugees, from both a Christian and National standpoint. I clearly see the responsibility of Christians to be the hands and feet of Christ as we take the Gospel to the nations. On the other hand our national leaders have a constitutional responsibility to protect and defend the nation. Neither are easy, and both are fraught with challenges and danger. In the end, I decided to go forward… So here goes. Sun Tzu[…]

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Behind Blue Eyes

The Who once sang in their great song Behind Blue Eyes, “No one knows what it’s like, To be the bad man, To be the sad man, Behind blue eyes…” I like that song always have. But every once in a while our in-justice system shows how ignorant and foolish they can be in relation to technology. In one of the latest rulings by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, located in San Francisco, CA, they have clearly setup a legal trap for all US based Internet users. You can more clearly understand this by going to this site which carries the summary details. Go ahead click, the site is safe. Willie Nelson once encouraged mothers across America to, “…[…]

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