Archive for the ‘Plethora of Linkage’ Category


Orwell Diaries online

August 5, 2009

George Orwell’s diaries have been converted into a blogsite.

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Quote of the day

July 23, 2009

“If the financial media couldn’t predict the worst recession in a generation, why would you rely on them for advice about what the future holds?”

Dan Smolin, Huffington Post, as reported on Dangerous Intersection.

This is one of the reasons I rarely listen to the happy chattering voices on Marketplace on NPR. Mr. Smolin nails it.


Snow Fell, Tires Spun

February 1, 2009

Last week snow fell while I was burrowed at Mom’s house in the country. After the snow covered everything about four inches deep, I thought “I should take a photo for my friends in Florida.”

Then I realized I did that last year, and it’s basically the same sight. Trees, ground covered in snow, no sign of the driveway. So here’s some images from the previous winter. Nothing new except the pile of various mysteries (courtesy of Aunt Edwina in Indy) and 3 months free Showtime TV.

One of the joys of country living (deep sarcasm here – if you ever want to live in the middle of nowhere, call me and I’ll bitchslap you back into sanity) is having to call the propane Read the rest of this entry ?