“Honestly, when I saw her, she just looked like a survivor.” Judy Veloz is right. She also said something–I thought it would be one of those soundbites that they repeat, but it was quick and only once–and it was not real articulate. You cannot let your story influence the story. https://www.cbs.com/shows/48_hours/video/dPxsGbwcqdlp45V7Uiv9NLRs81bVuX5k/what-ever-happened-to-mary-day-/ It gets back to […]

The Last Recession

https://www.redfin.com/CA/Ladera-Ranch/40-Iron-Horse-Trl-92694/home/5791362 https://www.redfin.com/CA/Rancho-Santa-Margarita/78-Bloomfield-Ln-92688/home/5798441 About once every three or four episodes one gets to me. I think about it, rewind it, and I go back to it and rewatch the parts that I did not follow. Tommy Nguyen, who apparently produced it, posted it free for all. His other videos (disabled kids?) appear equally intrusive. This one […]


https://www.coursera.org/learn/american-law/home/welcome Torts negligent, intentional, strict liability. Ordinary prudence/level of care; plaintiff must prove–reasonable person. (Did not get into burden of proof specifics.) dangerous activities–very hazardous activities–strict liability. res ipsa loquitur “speaks for itself,” one is presumed to be negligent if he/she/it had exclusive control of whatever caused the injury even though there is no specific […]