Tijeras NM Weather
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Author Archives: Becca
BTW, I've been asked to join a small group of bloggers at a new site, Left Perspectives. Not sure what'll transpire, but the founder has tapped a rather eclectic and openly liberal bunch. Could be interesting.
I don't think I've seen many people who didn't put up some kind of desktop wallpaper on their computer, whether it be desktop or laptop or tablet. Windows 7 itself even has a timer thing that will cycle through a … Continue reading
Cleaning and vacuum-sealing 35 lbs of freshly roasted Hatch chiles while not wearing gloves is not a very smart thing to do. Thank the FSM for the Internet and the helpful advice for getting the capsaisin oils off of my … Continue reading
A parable: A man lies on a bed, weak and infirm, and dying of congestive lung failure, connected to a respirator. He can barely breathe, with every inhalation an effort. Everyone is arguing about what to do when a quack … Continue reading
…is what global-warming related climate change looks like. A system of violent thunderstorms roared across the nation’s midsection Tuesday and Wednesday, killing at least eight people in three states as giant tornadoes caused extensive damage yet again. The high-powered storms … Continue reading
Ah, sweet Oblivion, blessed Nirvana. Looks like my ticket transfer went through, so my special Rapture(tm) package took me instead to the Buddhist heaven — which means I'm off the wheel! Yay! So long suckas! Woohoo! (This was intended to … Continue reading
Pretty much any critique or complaint from the radical right and neocons about a certain recent event can be answered with, "We thought you guys said you actually wanted Osama Bin Laden dead. Or were you lying about that all … Continue reading
I can barely credit that they have made a movie from that turgid nonsense by Ayn Rand. I have about eighteen copies of “Atlas Shrugged” – all signed in that self-consciously spiky handwriting of hers. Every Christmas from 1957 onwards, … Continue reading
… are annoying and very painful. We've moved to a new house, pretty close to where we were. Very nice digs… but the provisio is the place was very nearly fully furnished, from when the owners were trying to sell … Continue reading
For anyone wondering what happened to the weather data over the last few days — well, the station was offline while we moved to a new house. Same general neighborhood, but a little higher and further east.