|Thursday, February 04, 2016|
In the market for a new home?
I saw some interesting listings in the Wall Street Journal.
Trump Park Avenue, a 32 story condo development by presidential candidate Donald Trump, is offering a penthouse unit for $35 million. That's more than twice the price of a 4,200 square foot 27th floor apartment th[...]
|Jesus Loves Even Me|
|Thursday, January 28, 2016|
Frankly, I felt ambushed.
I was minding my own business attending church in Arizona with my wife and our friends, Charlie and Kathy, when of all things, we were led in singing an old Sunday School chorus, “Jesus Loves Even Me.”
Words splashed on the screen, but few in the crowd needed them:
I am so gl[...]
|Thursday, January 21, 2016|
Demolition has gone high tech. Gone are the days of the giant bowling ball swinging from a crane cable. Today's demolition teams are powered by hydraulic claws resembling a four-fingered fist that can clench, wrench and rip. All of that controlled by a digital joystick.
In downtown Chicago, I watched as the demolition operator yanked an impossibly thin piece of metal away from a building wall (like a robot with refined motor sk[...]