‘Extra Curricular Activities’ Posts

 

Trip Report – The Colbert Report – Audience Experience

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We (my 2 daughters and I) arrived at the studio in New York City about 3:30 pm on the advice of the internet. We were the fourth, fifth and sixth in line. The studio is a crappy hole-in-the-wall building in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood, but the neighborhood isn’t bad at all. The line was in […]

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A Home Made Home Brew Beer Carrier

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Auditors can’t afford to be one dimensional. I think that one characteristic good auditors have is a curiosity to learn new things. Curiosity can drive you to try new things, take chances, experiment. Two hobbies I picked up because of my curiosity were home-brewing and woodworking. I combined them in this home-made home-brew carrier.   […]

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Prehistoric Stone Implement

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While playing treasure hunter with my nephew’s Garrett Ace 250 metal detector, I stumbled upon this Brewerton spear point from about 7.000 years ago, according to the Maine state Archaeologist. It was found in southern New Hampshire at the same site I found a 1797 US one cent coin. It’s chert. Since it doesn’t seem […]

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