Luddite Triumphs!

Well I figured out how to put pictures on this page. I downloaded the hello software earlier today and could not find it. I was about to turn off the computer and I saw the icon my desktop. Funny...

Joellyn and Me at the Mendenhall glacier in Juneau, AK...

Tarantula Day

I am working from home today. If you read my profile you know I manage money. The firm is located in Phoenix, AZ and I live in Prescott which is two hours away. I only go the office three days a week. When I am at home I spend my time watching CNBC, reading from many different market related web sites, writing about stock market things and answering emails. I can apreciate how boring this might sound but my fascination with markets and trading knows no limits. Today I sent an email to Motley Fool, a web site a write for to ask about doing an article on Travel Zoo. The stock is getting whacked because they sold stock to investors 30% below what it is trading for in the open market. Not good. Isent the email at 6am and still have not heard back with a yeah or nay. Doh! I dubbed this posting Tarantula Day because, the Prescott tarantula season opened today, wahoo! For those who don’t know, Prescott lies in the middle of tarantula migration path between Flagstaff and Phoenix. We see about a half dozen every fall at about this time. They are neat looking creatures. This one was on our walkway from to the house. I watched him squeeze into a little hole in the rock stairs. Thats all for now,...

Opening Day for Random Roger

Greetings and welcome to the Random world of me, Roger. I know nothing about blogging but I wanted to try this. A little about me…My wife Joellyn and I have been married for 11 years and live in a small cabin in Prescott, AZ. We have three dogs, Stimpy, Kramer and Toodie. I post a picture or two when I figure out how to do that. We call out dogs crotch pixies because they are so small. Hey, what that button up there? Lets see if thats how I add a picture…. no dice. Well I’ll keep trying. I’ll post more about be...