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The Way I See It!

I am an Ultra-Conservative, Alpha-Male, True Authentic Leader, Type "C" Personality, who is very active in my community; whether it is donating time, clothes or money for Project Concern or going to Common Council meetings and voicing my opinions. As a blogger, I intend to provide a different viewpoint "The way I see it!" on various world, national and local issues with a few helpful tips & tidbits sprinkled in.

What Happen To Ben Sheets?

Sports, Milwaukee Brewers

Jayson Stark of ESPN.com is reporting that Sheets (elbow) will not be physically able to pitch in the big leagues this season.

 

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Poem - Resting in Peace

Poetry

This is a poem by (with permission) Audienda that I just love.

 

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The Ultimate Cop Car

Police

This is a must see!

 

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How to Run for Mayor Part 1

Cudahy, Mayor, Local Government, Leadership, Info

Get a copy of your city or town's charter, which will outline the requirements for getting your name on the ballot.  To earn a slot on the ballot, usually you will need a petition that may require many signatures to be collected in a specific time frame.

Cudahy requires 200 signatures for Mayor.

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August Computer Tidbits

Computer, Tips, Mac

Mac flaw could let hackers get scrambled data

 

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Milwaukee County Domestic Violence Report 8-5-09

Domestic Violence, Crime, Milwaukee County, Police, Safety

Suburban Police Department Calls made to the 24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline

 

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RFID Tags May Shut Down Life Support Machines

Health, Info

Just when most hospitals in the U.S. have opened up the use of cell phones/PDA/Smart phones comes a claim from Europe that RFID chips may have an adverse effect on lifesaving equipment in hospitals, according to Dutch scientists.  The chips are used to not only track people, but also machinery, and the radio frequency may shut down hospital equipment.

 

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Lake Michigan Levels - Has Anyone Else Thought About This?

Info, Science, Lakes

While there is no doubt that the 1960s Army Corps of Engineers dredging project in the St. Clair River helped unleash an uncontrollable erosion problem that has led to a permanent - and ongoing - water loss from Lakes Michigan and Huron, has anyone else thought about the retaining ponds that dot around Lake Michigan?

 

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Saturday Music 8-8-09

Music

80’s Retro Style

 

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Sharing the local emails

Email, Cudahy

First email:

 

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The Bridge To Nowhere Does Go Somewhere And Needs Saving

Cudahy, Development, Oak Creek, South Milwaukee, South Shore

The Hoan Bridge was used in the filming of the Blues Brothers and back then it was commonly known as the bridge to nowhere.  The 794 Parkway changed that and connected the far south side of Milwaukee and the surrounding communities.

 

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My Attempts to Improve the 794 Parkway Speed

Development, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, Roads

April 10th 2002

 

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Traffic Signals Misnomers

Roads, Safety

Traffic signals alone don't reduce the number of accidents at intersections.  Statistics show that the chance of an accident in a signalized intersection is no lower than in a non-signalized one.

 

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Doggone - Irish Word for Disappointment

Culture, Fun

My family and I went to opening day of Irishfest.  We had free tickets from a promotion from State Fair, where if you went to State Fair, you received a free ticket to IrishFest for opening day.  It started on Thursday August 13, 2009 at 5:00pm.  We promptly arrived at five and walked to the gate. 

 

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Saturday Music 8-15-09

Music

Front 242 - Headhunter

 

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Gas Blurbs

Cars, Gas, Info

Gasoline could go from 10% ethanol up to 20%

 

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Bugs to Excrete a $50 Barrel of Oil

Cars, Gas

Staying with the Gas and Auto theme.

 

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Ride the Bus to Save Money & Time?

Wisconsin, Fun, Bus, MCTS

So my wife, my daughter and myself decided to go to the State Fair this year after my then 2 year-old had a blast at the fair last year.  We preordered our tickets to save money vs. buying them at the gate.

 

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New Moon Photo Reveals Tracks from Tough Apollo Moonwalk

Science

And those "We Never Went to the Moon" crowd, will now claim these are NASA cover up fabrications.  They also believe the Earth is Flat and Galileo was a fraud!

 

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Death Panels

National Politics, Health

It’s not as if the 1018 page health care bill ‘HR 1233’ has the verbiage “Death Panels”, it is what the implication and ramification of provisions “End of life”,  “Advanced Care Directive” and “Rationed Care”.

 

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Hoan Bridge in Today's email

Development, Email, Milwaukee County

MMAC CEO Denies MMAC is involved in doing any study for the Hoan Bridge  

 

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FBI complaint filed against MMAC for criminal corruption with Hoan Bridge study

Development, Milwaukee County

This is an email update from the email Hoan Bridge in Today's email please don’t miss that post.  This goes along with my post “The Bridge To Nowhere Does Go Somewhere And Needs Saving

 

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Come Meet Cudahy's Next Mayor - Tony Day

Cudahy, 2010 Election, Tony Day

Rumors have been swirling for weeks and speculation has been bubbling, but it is true.  Tony Day is running for Cudahy Mayor.

 

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The Other side of Hoan Bridge - MMAC's Side

Milwaukee County, Development

From: Steve Baas

Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2009 8:58 AM

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Saturday Music 8-22-09

Music

Lady GaGa - Poker Face

 

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Sad News for Those Watching a Guilty Pleasure

TV

For those of you that watch VH1’s reality TV show “Megan Wants a Millionaire” it has been canceled. 

 

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Wednesday's Cudahy Meetings - 8/26/09

Cudahy, Meeting, Mayor, Police

Before you attend the Neighborhood Watch come meet Mayoral Candidate Tony Day from 4 to 7pm at the Cudahy Family Library in the Ladish room.

 

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Reminder - Coalition to Save the Hoan Bridge Town Hall Meeting Thursday

Milwaukee County, Development

Coalition to Save the Hoan Bridge

Town Hall Meeting

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Various Hoan Bridge Articles and Info

Development, Milwaukee County

County supervisor defends Hoan Bridge, calls for extending I-794

 

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Saturday Music 8-29-09

Music

Rihanna - Don't Stop The Music

 

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