My Private Boeing Whistleblower

A Carefully Concealed Re-Framing of What a Boeing Insider Told Me Sometimes it pays to simply be in the right place at the right time, and to REALIZE IT. I have learned to stay IN THE MOMENT - to REALIZE IT IS A MOMENT - and to REMEMBER IT. The world is a weird place. … Continue reading My Private Boeing Whistleblower

Back In My Day: Scoundrels and Heroes, Part 4 – Personal Heroes

As we move toward the completion of BIMD, I want to focus this part more on the positive. It is in this part that God's mysterious, awesome loving care was fully revealed to me. The stories about some personal heroes follow. To set the stage, in Goober's former life in the delta of AR and … Continue reading Back In My Day: Scoundrels and Heroes, Part 4 – Personal Heroes

Dear KMAG: 20240122 Joe Biden Didn’t Win ❀ Open Topic

Joe Biden didn’t win. This is our Real President: AND our beautiful REALFLOTUS. This Stormwatch Monday Open Thread remains open - VERY OPEN – a place for everybody to post whatever they feel they would like to tell the White Hats, and the rest of the MAGA/KAG/KMAG world (with KMAG being a bit of both). … Continue reading Dear KMAG: 20240122 Joe Biden Didn’t Win ❀ Open Topic

Back In My Day: Civilized War – CSB Wrap Up

Wasted opportunities and subversive elements provide the contents of this wrap up of CSB. Faith and politics over the years of BIMD will follow in the next chapter to provide a sample of what occurred in my life throughout American government, business and industry. I will post that one later this summer after the honey … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War – CSB Wrap Up

TB’s Random July 4th Weekend Ground Report – Tourists, Economic Indicators, Medical and Buc-ee’s

Instead of posting in the opener I thought the news I have might be better placed here since there are multiple topics and detail. Consider this a diversion from the norm during the hot lazy days of summer. Since the major vacation travel season is upon us I wanted to report that absolutely nothing has … Continue reading TB’s Random July 4th Weekend Ground Report – Tourists, Economic Indicators, Medical and Buc-ee’s

Back In My Day: Civilized War – Bank Autopsy

A tale as sad as any told about a bank during the economic meltdown of the Great Recession. https://www.usbanklocations.com/community-south-bank-19849.shtml To sum up the lesson of this part of the BIMD story: The years of plenty followed by the years of famine. Biblical - as found in Genesis Chapter 41. Wisdom - Git Sum All the … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War – Bank Autopsy

Back In My Day: Civilized War – Unequal Yoking

As we take the next step in the story, we arrive at a major theme of life on this planet found in God's Word that continually confounds humanity because people refuse to take incorporate God's Word into their lives. To some readers this scripture and its ramifications may seem harsh and unloving. To others, it … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War – Unequal Yoking

Back In My Day: Civilized War – The Countdown Begins

To recap events; we had developed a very successful national small business lending operation that was doing business on Wall Street within a period of 3.5 years from startup working from a rural, historically underperforming state chartered bank in Podunk. We had successfully assisted our industry recover from political malfeasance in a manner that established … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War – The Countdown Begins

Back In My Day: Civilized War – Greed Revealed

As we left the previous part, our Bear Stearns loan buyer had made the overture to the bank owners to buy our division. We had proven our value to a well known Wall Street investment banking company. The owners green lighted their review of our operations after confidentiality/non-disclosure agreements were executed. Legally representing our side … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War – Greed Revealed

Back In My Day: Civilized War -White Knuckle Time

It's time to move this story forward toward its conclusion, especially with "banking" and an economy that is spiraling downward in the news. My world was becoming one big adrenaline rush at work every week. The weekends with family, friends and church were all that kept me grounded. Over fifteen years later I still hate … Continue reading Back In My Day: Civilized War -White Knuckle Time