Ok, Nik made me do it. So ...
Job: IP consultant and Businessman
Age: 64 (11 months away from being a serious parasite)
Residence: Fairhope, AL; Puerto Varas, Los Lagos, Chile; Hua Nui, French Polynesia.
Family: wife (divorced), two daughters (deceased), shootloads of sisters and nieces and nephews, and the friut of their loins.
Education: BS Physics/Chemistry, Bates College. MBA UF, MS Physics, MIT. JD Law $hit, USD.
Work: Semi-retired, but doing R&D for optical timing and sensor systems for DoD and Private firms; still doing IP consulting for NASA, Hustsville, Litton Systens, Eaton, Boeing and Rocketdyne.
Favorite Quote: What Ted Turner said when talking aboutthe nouvelle keel of the Mariner; "Hell, even a piece of $hit is round on both ends!"
Favorite Things: Building wooden ship models of 18th century vessels; kicking the living squat out out of any other sailboat racer.
Favorite Reading: Consider Phlebas, by Iain Banks, and the Starfisher Trilogy, by Glen Cook. [/quote]