Restroom difficulty

Don’t you hate it when you’re at work?

The end.

Wait, that’s not the end. You’re at work — on the bottom floor, because that’s where the snack machine is — and you decide to use the restroom. The cleaning lady is in there, with her cart blocking the door. So, you take the stairs back to your floor, the sixth, because you have

Hiking with Elizabeth, part 2

[continued from Hiking with Elizabeth]

The scariest part was when we stopped. Then he stopped. I had my phone in hand, looking at the map. There was a tense moment until he smiled and said, “Y’all lost?”

“Just trying to find our way back to the parking lot,” I said. He walk

Hiking with Elizabeth

Went hiking with my daughter, Elizabeth, yesterday evening. There’s a nice little park in Thompson’s Station with fairly extensive walking trails on the south end of the park, near the water tower.

We saw an owl, so, with her new birthday-gift SLR camera in hand, Elizabeth shushed and gestured for me to stop while she took pictures. She got s

Disney heiress nails it

We could not agree more. See “Disney heiress calls CEO Bob Iger’s $65 million pay package ‘insane.’

“When [Iger] got his bonus last year, I did the math, and I figured out that he could have give

The truth about electric cars

From: Anonymous

See Electric-Cars…

At a neighbourhood BBQ I was talking to a neighbour, a BC Hydro executive. I asked him how that renewable thing was doing. He laughed, then got serious. If you really intend to adopt electric vehicl

Cayenne supplements

I’d like to report that if anyone has prostate issues, the best treatment I know of is cayenne pepper capsules. Some time ago I bough

Chlorine dioxide breaks down glyphosate in body (allegedly)

…and so allegedly cures autism and Alzheimer’s. See http://youtu.be/oqttA2S75AQ.

“I should say something about bleach, as a number of critics insist MMS (chlorine dioxide) is a bleach and, thus, a poison. Chlorine dioxide, the chemical that is MMS, has never been used domesti

Lionel Rocha Holmes Memorial DNA Fund

Lionel Rocha Holmes Memorial DNA Fund

Lionel Rocha Holmes (1919-2017) was an important part of the Sacramento, CA Portuguese community.

He was one of the original founders of the Portuguese Historical & Cultural Society (PHCS), a former PHCS president,

Wildlife bridges

I love this! See wildlife bridges

Bridges for bears and tunnels for tortoises have significantly reduced the number of wildlife-car collisions worldwide.

Mongolian throat singing

This (Wolf Totem by The HU) is wild. Surprisingly catchy… and a little bit scary. My daughter says it sounds like it’s from a horr