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Off The Wall: Be a Lightning Rod & Wear an Extra Pair of Underpants January 22, 2017 Mike – I’m in need of something to repost today that encourages my friends who are feeling extreme apprehension that America is about to crash and burn.
read more... Fridays With Freddy: Haiku Edition January 21, 2017 Pressed into cool beige
read more... My One Cent January 18, 2017 Lots of chat regarding “Oh, Brother,” my latest podcast.
read more... Off The Wall: The SHOT Show is more than just guns January 16, 2017 I just read that you’re speaking at the SHOT show in Las Vegas this week. VERY disappointing.
read more... Off The Wall: That Whole Made in America Thing January 14, 2017 Mike – You seemed skeptical that companies are “getting away with murder,”
read more... Tom the Contractor’s Appeal & a Big Check from This Old House January 13, 2017 Here’s a check for $500,000 presented to me by The Team at This Old House.
read more... “Stars That Kill” January 10, 2017 Mike – I’m curious to read your commentary about Meryl Streep at The Golden Globes.
read more... Dear Tool Companies of America January 8, 2017 Mike Rowe here, Dirty Jobs, etc. My foundation is supporting a pre-apprenticeship program in Baltimore City
read more... Cool Footage ~ Tall Ship & Strong Men January 6, 2017 Apropos of nothing, really. (Or maybe everything)?
read more... Congratulations Ford & the Great State of Michigan January 3, 2017 I just read that my old employer, The Ford Motor Company, has reversed their decision to build a $1.6 billion manufacturing plant in Mexico
read more... This Old House, Generation Next to Benefit mikeroweWORKS January 3, 2017 This Old House said, “Hey, let’s just give the money to mikeroweWORKS and let them handle it.”
read more... Off The Wall: Honoring Justin December 29, 2016 I was very sad to learn of your son’s illness, and deeply humbled that a man like Justin finds me “admirable.” Please assure him the feeling is mutual.
read more... Fridays With Freddy: The Grinch December 23, 2016 “Sorry Mike, but it’s not Friday without Freddy, and it’s not Christmas without The Grinch.”
read more... Uncle Rob, The Real Santa Claus December 22, 2016 I’m not sure how it happened, or when, but somewhere along the line, my Uncle Rob became The Real Santa Claus.
Once upon a time, he made the wood stove that heated the house I grew up in. It weighed about a thousand pounds, and threw off heat like a cast-iron supernova. I sat on it once, and still have a ... read more... Off The Wall: Giving vs. Receiving December 21, 2016 Dear Mike, What’s your position on giving vs. receiving? I ask this, purely in the context of the season.