John's columns 2021

Security systems are useful, until they go rogue - November 30, 2021

Bully starts chants, but gets a taste of his own medicine - November 23, 2021

Time has come to tackle the task of changing cellphones - November 16, 2021

New car buying not the same as in the good old days - November 9, 2021

My economy class version of the executive physical - November 2, 2021

How I helped a startup ambulance helicopter service - October 26, 2021

My height isn’t what it used to be? - October 19, 2021

They clown around in a rodeo arena - October 12, 2021

Was 2020 really all that bad? - October 5, 2021

Storm notes: How to sleep, what to do without power - September 28, 2021

We have run all kinds of contests over the years - September 21, 2021

I turned to Moses to get cell phone service at house - September 14, 2021

My trigger finger was ready; they had no chance - September 7, 2021

Check writing, balancing almost a lost art today - August 31, 2021

Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’ into the future - August 24, 2021

With open carry starting, should I renew my LTC? - August 17, 2021

We took drastic measures during the web blackout - August 10, 2021

Web goes down; Robotic human voice takes over - August 3, 2021

Learning to fly in rainstorm is not that easy - July 27, 2021

That car may not be for sale - July 20, 2021

I learned languages while looking for a new home - July 13, 2021

Bulletin starts 28th year of publication - July 6. 2021

Summer Crud II: Things turned for the worse quickly - June 29, 2021

It’s just a summer crud – what’s the big deal? - June 22, 2021

Mother, son take American-style vacation in Catskills - June 15, 2021

Some cat-hating Facebook crook stole my identity - June 8, 2021

My favorite nerd store has come back to life - June 1, 2021

In 2021, there is no shortage of shortages -May 25, 2021

Lucky van, shoes activated for appraisal clash - May 18, 2021

Getting ready for my annual visit to the appraisers - May 11, 2021

My mother’s final risk; Plane ride to new life - May 4, 2021

A year ago we stood in line for toilet paper - April 27, 2021

Freeze repairs conclude with a long, loud roar - April 20, 2021

Squirrel wants its yard free of cats - April 13, 2021

Our birds are back, getting nests ready - April 6, 2021

What’s that sound? - March 30, 2021

Newspapers are not just for reading - March 23, 2021

Feb. 17 created its challenges - March 16, 2021

Plumbers are the new heroes - March 9, 2021

It got very cold, and the lights went out - March 2, 2021

Stay healthy America, because getting sick costs a lot - February 23, 2021

My short vaccine chase - February 16, 2021

My annual ‘unresolutions’ - February 9, 2021

What hath John wrought to this, our ‘primitive’ hideaway? - February 2, 2021

Hey, I never ordered that - January 26, 2021

Courting on television - January 19, 2021

How smart are ‘smart’ gadgets? - January 12, 2020

The bear - January 5, 2021