Month: September 2011

  • How to Choose a Texas Electric Provider the Wrong Way

      Recently I read an analysis by Dr. Dan Wallach on Chuck Kuffner’s blog about how to find the best deal on electricity in Texas. Some areas in Texas allow consumers to choose the provider of electricity to their homes. (But not all – some cities – notably San Antonio and Austin – allow residents…

  • Gambler’s Nephew by Jack Matthews (Book Review)

    Print Editions: $12.44 ( as of Sept 6/2011) Amazon;  Barnes & Noble ; Print Version Available (240 pages). Ebook: None. Estruscan Books, 2011  Author Website. Summary: A highly readable and historically accurate  story about how  an accidental killing of a slave in 19th century USA affects various families and communities.  A old-fashioned yarn told with…