Righteous Reptiles

Righteous Reptiles

We need to talk….  about snakes. Yes, you heard me.  And please note that I said “snake” quite calmly.   Lower case.  Nary a single exclamation point.   As opposed to the more frequently accepted grammatical usage, which is SNAAAAAAAKE!!!!…often...
Van-terns?

Van-terns?

Interns Anybody who has worked at companies big and small has run across one or more of those strange creatures.   They are most often of the youthful sort, just embarking on their chosen journey through life.  They are hungry, though not in the stomach-growling...
The Toy

The Toy

Are you mad!? Mad scientists can be a little, well, mad.  Not mad in the sense of hopping around red-faced after you dropped a very large wrench on your big toe on the one day you decided rockin’ the sandals in the shop was a good idea.  No, I mean the other kind of...
Oh Deer! – Part 2

Oh Deer! – Part 2

Among the list of favorite films of some of the intrepid Righteous Rides regulars would be the 1941 classic “Sgt. York.” (Considering the nature of our recent narrative, we are fortunate that “Bambi” is not near the top of that list…).  Anyway, in the film, Gary...
Oh Deer!

Oh Deer!

Ahmet is driving a 4,500-lb. van at 70 mph.  He strikes Bambi, a 150-lb. deer. moving at 30 mph. Solve for the estimated amount of force (Newtons) generated by the impact.  Show your work. Admit it.  Many of you just had a flashback to math class. Some of you...