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The One Where The Caterpillar Almost Gets Squished (PART ONE)

You may have gathered by now that I am all loved up and married and stuffs. Well, in preparation for the whole marriage dealie, my partner and I officially signed to be tenants for a flat on Friday 8th August 2014 * 1,377 more words


Inherent Interest

Okay, so this week the first trailer for a film by a filmmaker whose career has made an impact on me, while simultaneously boring Mike to tears. 242 more words


rolling r's

Feeling our way through the crowd
blocking the right-of-way,
our ears filled with hissing s’s,
loud voices and flying hands.

Exploding syncopated salsa
reached my heart with a thump, 28 more words


Hurricane Field Program Update – Tuesday, September 30, 2014 11AM Eastern


Tuesday, September 30, 2014

G-IV: Is flying a GPS dropsonde evaluation mission in coordination with the NASA’s UAS Global Hawk. The jet took off around 10:15 AM Eastern for an 1 hr and 50 min flight from MacDill Air Force Base. 183 more words


Flying in coordination - NOAA's G-IV jet and NASA's Global Hawk

NOAA’s G-IV jet and NASA’s Global Hawk are currently flying a coordinated mission over the Gulf of Mexico. The purpose of this mission is to compare measurements from the GPS dropwindsondes that are launched from the Global Hawk against the dropwindsondes launched from the G-IV jet. 64 more words


Tuesday, September 30, 2014

I’m still having enough “mobility” issues that I’m pretty much sitting all day and watching TV or reading.  We’ve devised a seat for me on the sofa with extra pillows for support and a footstool with a pillow on it for my legs so I can keep my feet up, easing the stress on my knees.   1,162 more words

Daily Accountings

Fair Trade Big Macs

What’s the right thing to do about increasing the minimum wage? It will, no doubt, cause the price of goods to increase but there’s no way a family, or even an individual, can live on our current minimum wage. 360 more words