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My Grandfather’s Recollections as Grand Jury Member that Indicted Clay Shaw on the Assignation of John F Kennedy

Before he died, on one of my yearly pilgrimages back to my home town (New Orleans), my grandfather gave me this document along with all his historical and personal memorabilia.


Click here to download the Full Text of Ted’s “Grand Jury & Garrison Investigation Bremen Rotary Club Speech, November 30, 1967”


First page sample of the above document:


April 21, 2017

intalling watir headless chrome on Ubuntu 16

apt-get update
apt-get install ruby
apt-get install ruby-dev
apt-get install xvfb
gem install watir
gem install headless
wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add -
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] stable main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list'
apt-get update
apt-get install google-chrome-stable
apt-get install unzip
wget -N
chmod +x chromedriver
echo $PATH
mv chromedriver /usr/local/sbin/

March 18, 2017

Using QtCreator for generic c and c++ projects

QtCreator is an excellent IDE and it works great for generic c and c++ projects. There is no need to use Qt libraries at all when using QtCreator. Here is a sample template for a non-Qt program. The file specifies the project and explicitely removes any linkage to Qt libraries. QtCreator typically finds the native gcc/g++ compiler by default.



June 18, 2014

WPF 3D Video Example using DiffuseMaterial and MediaElement