Fourth of July, 2020 style

So how was your Fourth of July? Safe and fun, I hope. Mine was a mixed bag. It started in the afternoon when my son and granddaughter came over. First […]

Happy Fourth of July!!!

For all its faults and problems, this is still the greatest country on earth. Happy Independence Day, everyone! Stay safe and have a great day.  

The bears are back in town

The bears are back at Katmai National Park, Alaska, fishing Brooks Falls in front of live cameras. The salmon are leaping, the gulls are lurking, the icy water is rushing. […]

On the destruction of statues

I’ve written before about the destruction of public statues and monuments, and I’ve supported leaving them in place — with appropriate signage added to explain their history. More recently I’ve […]

New Foothills webcams found

For those interested in northern Colorado webcams, there is another site available. The foothills weather station features north-, east-, and south-facing webcams, with time-lapse videos from each. Night views are […]

Anti-maskers, it’s not about your rights

To those out there not wearing masks because you think it infringes on your rights: You’re infringing on the rights of others to stay healthy. You’re infringing on my rights. […]