(Jan 1, 2017 Chapel Hill News online edition) DOLRT, the 'Giant Vacuum Cleaner' -Ken Larsen
I won't be voting for anyone who supports DOLRT (Durham-Orange County Light Rail project). I advise my friends to do likewise. DOLRT just throws away taxpayer money. That needs to stop.
Khan Academy (Great replacement for classroom education!)
Grew up in New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Now lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Worked for IBM first as a computer programmer; later as a program manager overseeing bar code and label standardization.
Currently retired and enjoying my personal interests.
Ken's health blog # 1 (a 2014 diagnosis of tonsil cancer)
Ken's health blog # 2 (January 2016 removal of my gallbladder)
Religion: none/atheist (My views on religion)
Pets: none (but I like cats, don't care for dogs)
"The world is my country, science is my religion." Christiaan Huygens 1629-1695
"I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it." Samuel Clemens 1835-1910 (aka Mark Twain)
"The way to get good ideas is to get lots of ideas and then throw the bad ones away." Linus Pauling 1901-1994
"If you don't know where you're going, you'll end up someplace else." Yogi Berra 1925-2015
"I'd rather light a candle (science) than worship the darkness (religion)." Ken Larsen June 1, 20
Favorite director: Michael Moore
Gail (sister) and her husband, Don
I would have had a second sister, Ingrid, but she died before I was born. She only lived four days. :-(
ideo of neighborhood cat "Starry" coming to my whistle