It’s a Small World

Naturally, you probably thought I was referring to the small world of my simulated HO model-railroad.  Actually, I am referring to the full-sized small world in this post.  More on that in a minute. Isn’t it simply amazing how the “turning on” of a small icon representing a sensor on your dispatcher…

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“Consider yourselves lucky”

“Consider yourselves lucky..” Yesterday, at around 2 p.m. central standard daylight savings time, a giant wielding the largest pair of Xuron nail snippers these parts have ever seen, descended on Millerton, Missouri and destroyed most of that city.  Train-workers operating in the vicinity only hours before were narrowly spared. “It…

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