Monthly Archives: January 2012

The House That Created Howard Stern


A few weeks ago, I was driving out to Long Island to scout some airports while listening to the Howard Stern Show on Sirius-XM. During a replay of an old interview with Eddie Murphy, Stern and Murphy began commiserating over having grown up in the town of Roosevelt, Long Island – and I suddenly realized his old home address wasn’t ... Read More »

How To Launch A Nuclear Missile In The 1960′s

After exploring and researching the abandoned Cold War-era missile silo in the Saranac valley I posted about on Monday, the one big question I still had was: how do you actually fire the missile? I speculated that this device might be a part of it… Turns out, I was right. A reader by the name of Bob wrote a very ... Read More »