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Category: US

Honoring all who served

Veterans Day 2020 “In war there are no unwounded soldiers.”— Jose Narosky Thank you, veterans everywhere!

Farewell, DST

Did you remember to change all your clocks last night? I got all but the one in the car. Oh, and my watch. And the little clock on the mantle. […]

First it was toilet paper

This has been a year of one frustration after another. A big one for me, self-isolating since March and dependent on delivered groceries, is not being able to get a […]

Burning like Washington

A tree burns in California — from the base and from the inside. Aerial slurry drops don’t help because they can’t penetrate the forest’s thick upper canopy. Control ultimately requires […]

Something old is new again

This morning I stumbled across this item on the Hammacher Schlemmer website. It’s billed as “the world’s only four-wheeled rowing cycle.” Well, it may be the only one now, but […]