Ramble On Ron

Diamonds, Music and other Facets of Life

Annoying Bluetooth Talkers

I’m just as guilty as the next guy for checking my phone every five seconds, but the Bluetooth talking out load is so annoying.  Here’s how Larry David deals with it.  Think about doing this next time you’re listening to a person talking really loud on their phone.  A classic scene:

Demo of 426 West Baltimore Street

Well this morning it was reality.  Randy the demo guy came with his Bobcat and smashed through the front of our old store at 426 West Baltimore Street.  It wasn’t easy to watch for me and I know it wasn’t easy for my Dad.  We’ve been there since 1972, the year I was born.  It’s [...]

My Advice to Mark Zuckerberg

On another Facebook note, I’ve been following the story of Holocaust denial groups allowed on Facebook, and after the recent killing in DC at the Holocaust Museum it’s resurfaced.  Here’s a link to Brian Cuban’s open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook.  I agree with Brian on this one.  Here’s my take on it.  [...]

We Got Our Facebook Vanity URL

Well, the time came and went.  12AM on June 12 was the time to grab your Facebook vanity URL as fast as possible.  In 3 minutes 200,000 names were taken.  In 15 minutes it was 500,000 and now it’s in the millions.  I was not so concerned with my profile name.  I went after our [...]

Santana Live in Vegas

Just wanted to share a great video I took of Santana Live at the Hard Rock in Vegas.  It was a great show and also featured Baltimore based drummer Dennis Chambers: Now back to reality and our new store which is open now!

Moving Day is Monday, Facebook iPhone App Works

We’ve been super busy moving ALL of our stuff outta here. Vegas was very nice – Santana 3rd row was a highlight. Facebook Party and show were great too. The most productive part of the show might have been my visit to the Apple Store. My Facebook app has not loaded since I got my [...]