Fans Love Chris Pratt, and He Loves God – Pratt’s Speech at the Generation Award Ceremony

Recently, the renowned character actor Chris Pratt won the 2018 MTV Generation Award. This great honor carries a significant responsibility with it, and Pratt realizes this. He took this amazing opportunity, grabbed it by the horns, and used it as a chance to share a great truth which needs to be heard by all people. It’s a well-known fact that the actor, best known for … Continue reading Fans Love Chris Pratt, and He Loves God – Pratt’s Speech at the Generation Award Ceremony

The Russian Submarine Krasnodar and Nazi Memories

Back in 2015, Admiralty Shipyards in St. Petersburg, Russia, produced the Krasnodar, an extremely efficient diesel-electric powered submarine of the Kilo class. Russia has touted these types of subs as the most silent running submarines to dive beneath the ocean’s waves anywhere on Earth. It was engineered and designed to be so. NATO has referred to the vessel as the “Black Hole.” Recently this year, the Krasnodar has resurfaced … Continue reading The Russian Submarine Krasnodar and Nazi Memories

An Observation About the Evolution of DOCTOR Characters in Modern Entertainment

As anyone reading this probably knows, Doctor Who, who has been a male entity for over half a century, is now going to be a woman. She is to be played by Jodie Whittaker. This sad decision is actually quite a common occurrence among TV marketing for modern audiences. Dr. Watson, the famous assistant of Arthur Conan Doyle’s hugely acclaimed detective character Sherlock Holmes, was turned into … Continue reading An Observation About the Evolution of DOCTOR Characters in Modern Entertainment

Illinois Auction Lovers and People Who Miss the Old Days Should Check This Place Out

If you like collectibles, antiques, livestock, fresh produce, and similar things, you would enjoy the Chana Auction in Chana, Illinois. This business, located just a few hours’ drive from Chicago or the Wisconsin Dells, generates a large auction every single Tuesday which is open to anyone who would enjoy participating (buying). To become more familiar with some of the things you are likely to find … Continue reading Illinois Auction Lovers and People Who Miss the Old Days Should Check This Place Out

Change in Cherry Valley, Illinois

Over the period of the past few months, the Village of Cherry Valley, Illinois has undergone a lot of change. The water tower at Butler Park has been repainted, as have been the lamp posts and the Cherry Valley fire department building. The brick paved road and sidewalk downtown have been undergoing construction for a while now. It looks like the whole strip of the … Continue reading Change in Cherry Valley, Illinois

Releasing a Juvenile Turtle Back into the Wild

Below is a video I took and edited of my releasing a little snapping turtle to its new and permanent home near the Kishwaukee River which runs right along one end of our property. I found this guy all dried up and motionless on the side of the road a few yards away from our house, quite a ways from the river. When I first … Continue reading Releasing a Juvenile Turtle Back into the Wild

Violent People in the World

When you take a look at the big picture in our world today, it can be easy for some to become discouraged. Everywhere people are being abused; murders are commonplace, and family members are separated from each other. Yet much of the world remains optimistic, and that is a good thing. I think humanity is, as a rule, naturally good. I have found when you … Continue reading Violent People in the World