Signs in the Heavens!

This was just a weirdly cool weather map from today, Sept. 28. Rain in almost every eastern state. Not all one storm pattern, but multiple storms scattered around like spilled popcorn.   … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Warren Nails It

Apparently this is a week or so old, but I missed it when it first came down the tubes. Elizabeth Warren, candidate for one of Massachusetts' U.S. Senate seats, the one currently held by Scott Brown, recently said something fantastic: I hear all this, oh this is class warfare — No! There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own. Nobody. You built a factory out there — good for you. But I want to be clear. You moved your goods to market on the roads the rest of us paid for. You … [Read more...]

Save Me, Sweet Baby Jesus, from Moving!

If you ever really want to curse someone, "May you have to move" would be a good one. I'm moving from my little wild paradise, where I get to see things like this ... gray foxes red foxes whitetail deer wild turkeys raccoons and even this and this and this ... all photographed right in my own back yard, not to mention this and this just a short stroll away ... ... to a place in the city. It's a nice place, in the historic section of a historic eastern city (for instance, the bronze plaque … [Read more...]