Heather Rooney’s ‘Drawing Robin Williams’

By |September 6th, 2014|

Heather Rooney is a 21 year old college student majoring in art. Rooney creates photorealistic drawings with Prismacolor colored pencils. She openly admits that she self taught. I think she is incredible talented. With the recent passing of comedian Robin Williams, Heather Rooney created an incredible tribute photo.

Bee Thieves Sting Young Utah Beekeeper/ Utah Entreprenuers Step Up with Funding

By |August 28th, 2014|

Without a doubt thieves suck! Recently a young, local entrepreneur beekeeper was struck by thieves who stole more than $12000 in bees and honey.  A local Utah startup organization decided to step up and create a funding campaign to help this kid out.  I felt this was blog worthy and decided to donate to […]

Stevie Ray Vaughan… Gone 24 Years Ago Today

By |August 27th, 2014|

On 27th Aug 1990, Stevie Ray Vaughan was killed when the helicopter he was flying in, hit a man-made ski slope while trying to navigate through dense fog. Vaughan had played a show at Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, Wisconsin with Robert Cray & His Memphis Horns, and Eric Clapton. Vaughan was informed […]

The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service

By |August 19th, 2014|

This is a post I wrote more than a year and half ago.  I thought that I would finally share it.

A while back I saw a 60 Minutes television interview with Henry Crumpton, a retired CIA operative with extensive experience. The interview was so interesting to me that I immediately went out and got […]

Richard Nixon Resigned 40 Years Ago Today

By |August 8th, 2014|

On Aug. 8, 1974 – exactly 40 years ago Friday – Richard Nixon made history by becoming the first and so far only president to resign from office.  He addressed the nation and disappeared into obscurity. 

For those who don’t know or don’t remember Richard Nixon achieved some good things.

Some of his most acclaimed achievements […]