In the World of the High Tech Redneck, the Graybeard is the old guy who earned his gray by making all the mistakes, and then tries to keep the young 'uns from repeating them. Silicon Graybeard is my term for an old hardware engineer; a circuit designer. Here are mental droppings from a newly retired radio engineer running from tech news to economics; from firearms to the world at large; from radio to home machine shops and making all kinds of stuff.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
I Have No Social Skills
I told this lady she had three lovely little children, but instead of thanking me, she ululated at me and said she'd have me beheaded.