Category Archives: Scott Hanley

The Sears website is too busy – please visit a store..

Friday.  November 29th, 2013.  I just wanted to shop for tires.  Sears’ website is so overloaded, they encourage you to visit a store.  Including a map and FAQ page. It happens.   Chill out. But it is kinda funny…

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Big Bird, the Peacock and the Kangaroo vs NASA and Honey Boo Boo

The unexpected attention to Sesame Street and Big Bird this past week has caused a lot of discussion in various places.  It is not like we haven’t been here before. But having public broadcasting become a prominent part of the … Continue reading

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Changing Planes, Changing Plans

Changes in my life mean I’m back to flying more often.  The couple of years away from frequent air travel has reminded me how much it has changed.  This week marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Midfield … Continue reading

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If money were no object..

Do you just go for the suit, the cars and the house, or the whole Iron Man regalia? Price range for a functional suit, “no charge” plus in-kind, to half a billion dollars.    Mind you, while this infographic shows … Continue reading

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Friday the 13th

When your birthday is on the 13th of a month, you know that, once you do a few circuits around the sun, you are going to face a birthday coinciding with a Friday.   Birthday.  Friday the 13th.   It has happened … Continue reading

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The Problem with Most People

The problem with most people is – “Most People” In this political season, you will see characterizations about what “most people” think, say or do. People who are liberal, people who are conservative, presuming that most of the world agrees … Continue reading

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My First Isetta – is the really early “smart car,” to return?

May 2009 I was in Ann Arbor visiting my parents.  It was still the depths of the recession and very rough times in the auto industry, but it was a sunny, pleasant Saturday, and a lot of car enthusiasts were … Continue reading

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