24 Hours at Sea on the USS Nimitz

On Friday, May 29, 2009, fourteen bloggers and “distinguished visitors” served a twenty-four hour tour of duty on the USS Nimitz. The following 140 or so pictures and videos document this visit. This is a very long blog posts as blog posts go, and I know there are ways to create slideshows or other forms [...]

By | 2016-10-24T14:11:45+00:00 June 1st, 2009|Categories: Books, Travel|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

26 Hours at Sea: The Longest Posting in the History of Blogging

I've been to many interesting places, but nothing compares to my twenty-four hour visit to the USS John C. Stennis, an aircraft carrier. I was a guest of the Navy who operates this program in order to bolster recruiting, retention, and overall awareness of what it does. I hope that you enjoy these pictures and [...]

By | 2016-10-24T14:13:22+00:00 October 8th, 2008|Categories: Cool Stuff|Tags: , |0 Comments

Childhood 2.0: How I Spent (part of) My Christmas Vacation on a WWII Submarine

While many venture capitalists flew in private jets to their third homes in Sun Valley, Deer Valley, or $t. Moritz, yours truly drove to San Francisco in his Toyota Sienna to stay in a World War II submarine with my son’s Boy Scouts troop. This is one of the great joys of fatherhood—that is, you [...]

By | 2016-10-24T14:17:19+00:00 January 2nd, 2008|Categories: Cool Stuff|Tags: , |0 Comments