Tag Archives: do-it-yourself

Time To Speak Up


I was happy that All Conservative Magazine posted my “Living The Liberal Dream” article, yesterday.  Any visibility a Conservative can get today, is a good thing. The editor wrote back to me and said that one of his main motivations … Continue reading

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DIY Pool Pump – Revisited


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Create Your Own Circuits With Fritzing


Open Source Software, like Linux, and Open Hardware, like the Arduino microcontroller, are opening plenty of possibilities for entrepreneurial, off-the-shelf product development.  Putting the two together has been a little slow to catch on because traditional development has sought competitive … Continue reading

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The Western – A Truly American Invention


The American Western…a great Hollywood invention. How does it relate to DIY? Take the case of Clint Eastwood, one of my favorite actors. Mr. Eastwood hails from the Carmel, California area.  He’s lived there a long time and has had … Continue reading

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Hurricanes, Earthquakes, A Nuke In A City…Are You Ready?


I was listening to Hannity today and heard a commercial about survival foods.  Sadly, I didn’t get the company name.  So…I did a little search and found a couple of companies that have made a business out of packaging up … Continue reading

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Israel – Apparently Will Do It Themselves


With very deep regret, I’m afraid I have to say that Israel is now in total DIY mode. I’m sad because they have been a faithful ally of the United States for a long time.  Now, with the World condemning … Continue reading

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DIY Pool Pump


“With the weather getting downright hot, I spent time this last week fixing all (well almost all) the pinholes in our above ground vinyl pool…After cleaning out all the leaves, scrubbing the bottom, filling it up with water, and changing the filter, we were ready to go…I plugged in the pump and…no water!’ Continue reading

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