Life in the wilderness

This was the view from Conundrum Hot Springs, near Aspen, Colorado, the highest in N. America at 11,200′, on August 3. The mountain is Castlebra Peak and is 13,820′. You may not like reading white on black, but color photographs really look best on a black background, so just suffer! I’ve been spending 1-2 months […]

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Palin shoots Bullwinkle!

This isn’t really the kind of political adventure I was going to chronicle, but anything to prevent the country from sinking into a cartoon catastrophe. No pit bulls or tortured souls in the White House, please!

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Better brains to get back to the Garden with

I just discovered a great book and website, Brain Rules with the latest research on what makes brains strong -and weak. It confirms lots that I’ve said for years, including these quotes: Exercise increases oxygen flow into the brain There is no greater anti-brain environment than the classroom and cubicle. Our school system ignores the […]

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Jesus, bail us out !

In the mysterious East, they say the teacher appears when the student is ready. It seems the world is suddenly ready for Jesus or the Aliens to appear and save us! It seemed portentous when the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 777* points Tuesday. That’s supposed to be Christ’s lucky number; the Antichrist’s is 666. […]

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Congress told: bailout or martial law!

It wasn’t just the $150 billion in pork “sweeteners” added to the $700B bailout that got Congress to vote for the “biggest theft in history,” it was threats. Rep. Brad Sherman (D, CA) spoke about it on the House floor:

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