My daughters (when they were angels approx 1986)

My dad, son, and me, Robert W. Newton


My granddaughter Zoie, aka Hobartina, Shazam,

and Dimples.

My best friend, Jim (who bought my domain name), and his wife, Rowena

This is their puppy,


I hold it that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical. . . . It is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government. THOMAS JEFFERSON (1743-1826), U.S. president. Letter, 30 Jan. 1787, to statesman James Madison, speaking of Shays' Rebellion.


"The most terrifying words in the English language are: 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help.' "    Ronald Reagan