Two historians who are friends started the History Hack podcast to give people something to listen to during the lockdown. Here’s a review of it. https://www.warhistoryonline.com/news/history-hack.html. My podcast is https://historyhack.podbean.com/e/66-history-hack-oral-history/ It’s also on iTunes.
Here’s a talk I gave on threats to GPS in early February.
Here are some references.
http://baystreetex.com/index.php/2020/03/26/gps-vulnerability/... [Read More]
I recently appeared on The Space Shot talking about GPS.
I was recently interviewed https://coldwarconversations.com/episode76/
I talked about the early space program and GPS. It’s also available on iTunes.
It’s a good interview. https://ricochet.com/guests/dc-mcallister/
I wonder if the Nike and Kaepernick situation was a set up to get Nike publicity. Thus, Nike knew from the first that they weren’t going to actually sell the Betsy Ross shoes and had preplanned it with Kaepernick. Radio talk show host John Batchelor frequently says that his main problem is that he’s not cynical enough. Am I being too cynical?
I don’t know about this source. Is it accurate?
This video has highlights from the celebration. My wife and father are shown together fifteen seconds into it.
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I fear that Dime is a sock without a country. What forsaken place can we claim for him? Here’s one possibility. https://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/from-the-archive-blog/2013/may/28/rockall-nick-hanckock-archive?CMP=share_btn_tw
I just heard that my publisher is releasing a paperback version of my book next spring. I’m going to try to get them to send an advance copy to Seawriter for him to review in his paper if he’s interested.
A couple of months ago, I moved to a new apartment. I had AT&T in my old place and transferred it to my new one. I couldn’t make a reservation for the new place until the previous tenant canceled service because he had AT&T. The installer had to do a lot of searching for connections. Why wouldn’t they have that in the systems since the previous person had AT&T. The whole process was very inefficient. Dime supposedly lives in Japan so it’s hard to blame it on him.