About Ed

Drones Aren’t All Bad
0 comments, 06/04/2015, by in CIVICS, TECH

Let me start this by correcting the usage of the word "drone". A drone is what is used by the military to drop bombs on people. It is not the quad-copter used by civilians for fun or Amazon deliveries. While the headline says drone I will refer to them as quad-copters, QCs for short because I am laz... Read more...

Diapers Are Costly For Parents And Possibly CT
0 comments, 03/04/2015, by in CIVICS

Changing a dirty diapers is not a pleasant experience and buying them is no picnic either. You are looking at $40 to $50 for a large box depending on where you shop. With your little poop factory tearing through 5-8 diapers a day you are looking at a substantial monthly expense. The good news is tha... Read more...

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Hartford Attempting To Make Craigslist Less Sketchy
0 comments, 02/04/2015, by in CIVICS

If you have never been lucky enough to make a transaction via Craigslist count yourself lucky. Maybe I am overly paranoid but there is always something shady about meeting a complete stranger at their home to buy an item from them. In fairness, all my transactions via CL have been completely normal.... Read more...

Texting While Driving Crackdown On The Way. Good!
1 comment, 01/04/2015, by in CIVICS

During the last 3 weeks of September 2014 state and local authorities wrote citations to over 7,000 drivers for using their phones while driving. The minimum fine is $150 for a first offense and it escalates to $300 for the second and $500 for all after that. That's a big chunk of change. Since the ... Read more...

Mom’s Always Know How To Make You Feel Better
0 comments, 30/03/2015, by in VIDEO

We have all been there. Having just broken something somewhat valuable around the house you are cowering in anticipation of your mother finding out. Your mind races, "Can I fix it?" "Will she notice?" "I should move to Mexico now!" The answers are no, yes and you will never do that. All you can do i... Read more...

Newsflash: Teens Are Bad At Driving
0 comments, 26/03/2015, by in ENTERTAINMENT

Snarky headline aside this video is terrifying. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety just released its findings from a report on teen driving and distractions. They found that distractions were a factor in 58% of moderate to severe crashes involving teen drivers. Watch the video below and be terrif... Read more...

Star Wars Meets Anime In “TIE Fighter”
0 comments, 25/03/2015, by in VIDEO

If it were possible I would have a PhD in Star Wars. I am that annoying friend who recites the dialogue 5-10 seconds before it happens on screen. I have a Mythosaur skull tattooed on my leg. I named my first dog Wedge. My fandom is absolute. So any time something Star Wars related pops up you can co... Read more...

You Can Own The Home Of The Lobster Roll
0 comments, 24/03/2015, by in EATS

If you are in the market for a new home and you want one with some character and history you should set your sights on Weston. Just type 187 Georgetown Road into your nav and grab 1.2 million from your bank account and the home of the inventor of the lobster roll is yours! Harry Perry ran Perryâ€... Read more...