This section contains posts not specifically related to travels and places visited. Posts may be educational, advocacy, and/or opinionated, or any combination thereof. Subsections include:
- General – posts not pertaining to other, more specific subsections.
- Climate Change – posts related to the history and probable near future of our ever-changing global climate as evidenced by the Geologic Record as best we can reconstruct it, as well as the instrumental record and selected documented anecdotal evidence. In particular, I focus on my perspective regarding what Joanne Nova refers to when she says “We don’t have a climate emergency, we have a history emergency.” (http://joannenova.com.au/2019/09/fires-in-august-in-1951-in-queensland-were-described-as-catastrophic-when-co2-was-311ppm/)
- Politics, Culture Wars, and 4th Generation Warfare – Defending Common Sense, Capitalism and Western Values and Civilization
- The Sayings of Little Dickey Carroll – a collection of aphorisms that I’ve either originated or adapted over the years that tend to summarize my views on any number of issues.
- The Nine+ Lives of Little Dickey Carroll – A series of tales about the times I narrowly avoided journey to the great unknown, along with other vignettes along the way that I found of particular interest or humor.