Author Archives: Bret Rickert

The obligatory Earth Day post

It’s Earth Day ….again. Darn thing keeps coming around as frequently as Mother’s Day. Every Earth Day I feel obligated to remind people of the worst predictions from Earth Day 1970: “Civilization will end within 15 or 30 years unless … Continue reading

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Not time to move on

The other day the President stood before the nation and proudly exclaimed that 8 million people have selected an insurance plan through the exchanges created by Obamacare. With pride the man proclaimed: “This thing is working!” The President also strongly … Continue reading

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Spring Vacation

As I’m doing my best to enjoy my spring vacation, there have been a few obstacles: The cold weather. Tax day: Watching the events at the Bundy ranch in Nevada, I can’t help but think: In the end, I know … Continue reading

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