Ken Is Speaking Blog

DC Native?

Wow, I must really be turning into a DC native now… The Vice President’s motorcade whizzes by me during my commute (which happens pretty regularly at quarter-to-eight), and for the first time, I don’t...

Easter Surprise

My mother may be coming to visit starting this Easter weekend. Still not sure of exact dates. But if/when she comes, I’ll probably be even more away from the blog than usual. So, what...

Glenda Day

A letter from the Glenda, dated today, Glenda Day 2006. Hi Ken, It’s the first Tuesday in April, so I hope you know what that means. You have no idea what you started. The...

Gators won!

Nice! Gators won their first NCAA basketball championship on only their second try. I didn’t catch their game against UCLA, but it looks like UCLA did no better than George Mason. Well, that’s a...

Florida Beats George Mason

The Florida Gators snapped the winning streak of this year’s Cinderella, George Mason, by dominating with 3-point shots. They scored a 73-58 win. What’s great about this is many people at my work are...

Freaky Friday

UMWA gives its employees April 1st off as a holiday to celebrate the first 8-hour workday in the coal mines. So, I had an unconventional day off, where doing errands or hanging out would...

Open SG Thread

The comments on my last SG election thread were getting long, so here’s an open thread. Talk about the 2006 race, predictions for the fall campaign, the coming Moseley/Nelson/Weiss race, the endurance of FBK,...

What is in a domain name?

Over the years, I have owned a number of domain names: kenkerns.com kernscorp.com rgpac.org studentsvote.org (my favorite one, expired when I left UF) And I’m sure I’m missing one or two. But I have...