I came from 2-3 generations of pipe smokers. Not that any of their pipes were family heirlooms but it was only natural that I wanted their pipes when their time passed; I had started smoking a pipe in college. I suspect feelings about my pipes & the pipes of the previous couple of generations...
I see it as privately owned cars will likely disappear especially in major metropolitan areas. But instead of a Taxi as we know them now you will schedule a driverless "Uber" to come pick you up. Longer trips over the road such as for business will likely be shared among small groups.
A "driverless" motor freight industry is predicted to happen by 2030...just 12 yrs away.
The other big shocker is babies born today will never actually drive a car due to GPS/driverless technology...just 16 yrs or less.
In several states now if not most (it may be federal) the law says if a HS student doesn't have enough credits to graduate with their class then they can continue attending to complete those credits until they reach their 20th birthday. In practice what happens with these "at risk kids" is the...
I can't remember who it was that coined the phrase a couple of yrs ago when Molto Dolce was all the rage among aro smokers, that it was like smoking Play-Doh. Having just tried a sample at that time, I thought that was pretty accurate.
Thanks Jay. I was playing around with exposure trying for that old faded Daguerreotype photography. Maybe I channeled the spirit of Major John S. Mosby, the Gray Ghost of the Confederacy?
I don't have any flapcaps like Banjo wears. I like something offering a little bit more shade.