- Thomas P. M. Barnett
Author of The Pentagon's New Map, Blueprint for America, and
Great Powers. A former professor at the US Naval War
- Peter Cochrane
Formerly Chief Technologist with British Telecommunications, Peter
Cochrane now has his own company. His regular column Hard Drive in
the Daily Telegraph was one of my favorites but is no longer published. Archives are here though. He has also started writing Uncommon
Sense for silicon.com
- Dell Computer
Makers of high quality computing equipment with unparalleled customer
service make Dell the primary vendor for the MSU Bagley College of Engineering
- Apple Computer
Another great computer company that is not afraid to take chances and try
new things. Personally I prefer to use Dell PC's but I do have an iPod and
- U S Naval Institute
Located in Annapolis, Maryland, the USNI publishes the Naval Institute
Proceedings and Naval History. Their publishing arm, the Naval Institute
Press, publishes books related to naval history and the US Navy.
- Association of the United States
Navy (formerly known as the Naval Reserve Association)
The Association Voice of the United States Navy.
- Naval Order of the United States
Formed on 04 July 1890, the Naval Order encourages research and writing on
naval subjects and preserving various documents and artifacts.
- Military Officers Association of America
Representing the Officers of the US Military.
- The Heritage Foundation
A research and educational institute--a think tank--whose mission is to
formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles
of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional
values, and a strong national defense.
A collection of conservative news and opinions.
- The Hoover Institution
By collecting knowledge, generating ideas, and disseminating both, the
Institution seeks to secure and safeguard peace, improve the human
condition, and limit government intrusion into the lives of individuals.
- Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
The library of one of America's greatest presidents.
- James Worth Bagley College of
The home page of the Mississippi State University College of Engineering.
State University Department of Political Science and Public Administration
I am currently a Ph.D. candidate in this department.
- National Society of Professional Engineers
NSPE is the organization promoting the profession of engineering.
- Mississippi Engineering Society
I am a Fellow and past president of this organization that supports the
engineering profession in Mississippi.
- Presbyterian Church (USA)
Link to the Presbyterian Church (USA).
- First Presbyterian Church,
- My church home.
- Thomas Sowell Home
A conservative columnist with the Hoover Institute at Stanford.
- STRATFOR-Strategic Forecasting
Get your intelligence here.
- Mississippi Republican Committee
The Right party for government.
- Oktibbeha County Republican Committee
The party truly concerned about Starkville and Oktibbeha County.
- Greater Starkville Development
I am a member and chair the Military Affairs Committee of the Partnership
and a member of the Chamber Advisory Board.
- American Society for Engineering
I am a member and chairman of the
Engineering and Public Policy
- American Society for Public
I also belong to ASPA.
- Sigma Xi
An honorary research organization. I am the treasurer of the Mississippi
State University section.
- Sirius Satellite Radio
If you travel like I do, you have to have this.
For PDA Related Information:
- Laridian Software
Bible Software for both PocketPC and Palm. Many Bible
- Ilium Software
Simple software for a simple life
Manufacturer of my preferred PDA, the iPaq. I was a fan of
the Jornada before the HP-Compaq merger.
The place where I get most of my PDA software.
- Visual IT
The main program I use here is their Tube software for Washington DC. It is
very useful and I am anxiously awaiting the iPhone version.