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Day: November 2, 2018

Navy’s 13 Billion Dollar Cruise Ship

November 2, 2018

I don’t write too often about the Navy even though I spent six years of my life wearing the uniform but this story is so ridiculous that I can’t let it pass without comment. It concerns the contracting and construction of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford. What you learn from reading the story is […]

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Google’s Car Gets S.F. Road Test

November 2, 2018

Total Recall‘s Johnny Cab Before getting into this article just a quick reminder that Wham-O makes Frisbees and Waymo does other stuff related to hubcaps. Waymo is a subsidiary of Alphabet, the umbrella corporation that operates Google. Earlier this week they issued a press release which I shall quote in part: We’re excited to announce […]

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