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4 Monarchs on the Butterfly Bush

The monarch abundance peak for our latitude (41° N) according to monarchwatch.org is September 8 – 20. Perhaps the mild weather in late September and early October convinced these four monarchs to stay longer.   115 more words

Not In The Family

Commuting Sentence

I drive to the Boston area one day a week for work. The drive should take a little less than two hours each way. The reality is that the drive in takes 2 1/2 hours plus, with at least 15 minutes of them spent at the toll plaza pictured below. 175 more words


Article Juxtaposition

From Page 1 of the May 3, 2012 edition of the Glastonbury Reminder News:
Headline 1: Sunday Booze “Hurray for the residents of Connecticut! We are a step closer to being able to buy alcohol on Sundays.” 9 more words


Ladies and Women Restroom

The two restroom doors are next to each other at work.  During my once a week visit to the corporate office, I walk past these doors several times and find myself theorizing the cause of the signage discrepancy.   95 more words


This Entrance is Temporarily Closed

Two questions on this sign:
1. Why does a sign of 17 words require 6 different font styles?
2. Who is the target reader for this sign – the living or the dead? 37 more words


Blog Unhappiness

Darn.  What’s going on?  The error message appeared when I attempted to open the Dashboard.  I started basic troubleshooting to determine the scope of the issue. 234 more words