Today’s Special

On January 5, 1933 construction officially started on the Golden Gate Bridge. It would take $35 million and 250,000,000 man-hours over a period of 51 months to build this engineering masterpiece. UC Berkeley’s Bancroft Library has some outstanding photos of the Golden Gate Bridge while it was under construction. Click here to see photos of the…

Huddle up

“There were once two races of Penguins who huddled together during windstorms— one who stood still and another who constantly moved around. The race of Penguins who just stood there died. Only the race of Penguins who moved around survived. The wind was cold, causing those on the outer rim of the huddle to freeze…

And so it begins…

I have started this Blog as a place to reminisce about my journey through life as a Union  Electrician and to discuss today’s challenges, while keeping an eye on the Future. My story starts out in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and follows me to the present day in San Francisco, California. Believe me when I say, I…