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Events: Watch Party for DNC Finale

It’s Day 4 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. (Two weeks of craziness and it’s all already over?)

If you want to watch the grand finale and Hillary Clinton’s speech tonight together with friends, there are a number of Watch Parties here in New York. 431 more words

Presidential Election

I'd rather be a riot than indifferent (Th.Th #30)


I’m not good with dates, sometimes. Last week, I said there would be a new playlist today thinking it was going to be August. It’s still July, apparently. 77 more words

Thursday Thoughts

Escape to the Oregon coast

It has been a dreadfully-hot summer here in the arid lands of Arizona.  We are closing in on a record number of days in which the temperature has reached 110 or above.   339 more words

Among The Creosote

White Line Fever

“And I took one last ride by your house, and saw you sitting there inside,
Thought about our love, and all those things, that seemed to make it die, 1,761 more words


Fishhawk Falls & Barth Falls

There are three waterfalls off of Highway 202 between Jewell and Astoria. The first, Little Fishhawk Falls, is viewed from the northern parking lot of the… 733 more words


Interiors: Flavel House, Astoria, Oregon, circa 1886 (restored).

Above and below are some photos of a very interesting historical landmark in the city of Astoria, Oregon: the Flavel House, the retirement and extended family home of George Flavel, who was one of Astoria’s richest citizens in the late 19th century. 815 more words


following day

puzzling things, general weirdness, and an update on that transformer fire in Astoria.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Out on the water in NY Harbor recently, the scene above was observed. 697 more words

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