Author Archives: Tom Roland

About Tom Roland

Tom Roland is my pen name for this blog. With that in mind... EE for 35 Years, Two Patents - now a certified PMP. Married twice, burned once. One son with Asperger's Syndrome. Two cats. Conservative leaning to the Right. NRA Life Member.

Bumper Sticker Logic and Other Rantings


Hello all. It’s been a while, I know. As you may remember from the last post, the workload from both the personal and professional lives has increased almost exponentially. That means there isn’t much time left to vent intelligently here. … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve


Hello Everyone. It’s time for the Christmas Eve post, and quite frankly, I’m really not in the mood for it. I’ll explain. First is the personal stuff. This past October, my Father’s Alzheimer’s progressed to the point of where he … Continue reading

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An Afternoon In September


Here I am with an afternoon on my hands, and what do I do? Write a blog post, of course!! Like Robert, life has been busy between work and personal life. Topics come and go, but the really important ones … Continue reading

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18 Years Later


Here it is, 18 years after the most horrific attack inflicted upon the United States that I can remember, and I wonder… Does anyone else remember that day?  Or the day after when all the flags flew and Congress quit … Continue reading

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More Evil


My apologies for not posting – life has been busy, and this weekend is no exception. This post will be short – maybe… We’ve have had not one, but two mass-murders this weekend – one in Texas, the other in … Continue reading

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Operation Overlord, June 6, 1944


Seventy-five years ago, an invasion began that heralded the end of a regime that held a terrified and war-torn Europe under its heel. There are many things I could write about the sacrifice made by so many young men, but … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2019


The fields are now quiet, The thunder long gone; The graves with their shadows Stretch on and on. The battle once here Lives but in the past, Of a war meant to be Of all wars the last. The flags … Continue reading

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