Author Archives: Willie

An e-mail scam attempt; hopefully entertaining

I was reading an article this morning about fraud detection. We (as in IBM) can help minimized fraud if you are using the Mainframe with our DB2 Analytics Accelerator. However, believe it or not, that is not what this post … Continue reading

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When are you going to answer that e-mail I sent you?

Ever find yourself asking that question?   I do… well not to the actual person in most cases,  but I do hear myself saying it in my head all the time.  However, is it a fair question to ask, even if … Continue reading

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Dwight Yoakam performance at Houston’s Arena Theater

Last night (Friday, December 20, 2013) we had the opportunity to catch Dwight Yoakam show at Houston’s Arena Theater.  On a scale of 1 to 10 where 10 is the best, I would give his singing an easy 9.5; this … Continue reading

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What I did over my summer vacation

For the last two weeks I did, what was for me, two things nothing short of amazing for my “summer vacation”. I took a 3,300 mile road trip and I didn’t use my computer.

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Music, music everywhere, and I do mean everywhere

When I was a teenager, I used to buy record albums; the kind on black vinyl . And I bought a lot of them.  You see, playing in a band at 14 years old gave me an excuse to buy … Continue reading

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How much food can you carry

Last night I went to an all-you-eat Chinese buffet with friends.  This place is a pretty decent buffet.   They are just busy enough to keep the selection fresh but not so busy that you have to wait to get it … Continue reading

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Hi and Welcome

As the title implies, you have arrived at my blog where I plan to do a lot of “whining” and complaining about things in my everyday life that annoy me.  I will also be posting about goofy stuff (the cheesy … Continue reading

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