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Plane Crash Not Necessarily the News

I just checked out Huffington Post to see the latest news.  I think if anything Huffington Post is a good place just to check headlines as it is comprehensive, even if many of the articles themselves are not worth reading.   178 more words

The Environment

Ted Cruz Says Global Warming Alarmists the Equivalent of Flat-Earthers

Ted Cruz Says Global Warming Alarmists the Equivalent of Flat-Earthers

Wizard Ted Cruz says that global warming alarmists are the equivalent of flat-earthers.  It would be easy to get angry about this, except we already know Cruz is saying this to whip people like myself into a frenzy all while appealing to his know-nothing base.   239 more words

Politics

Costa Rica Has Only Used Renewable Electricity This Year

Costa Rica Has Only Used Renewable Electricity This Year

The above link is to an article about how Costa Rica, for their electricity, have only used renewable energy since the beginning of this year.   64 more words

Politics

In the beginning, there was . . . gravel and sand

Back during this rainy winter, I started talk of what it would take to have a school garden where I teach.  For some time, I had had my eye on a plot of sunny ground near the back of an unused grassy lot; over the years, I had been keeping my eye on how the eastern sun from the morning rose over the campus, keeping this parcel bright all day, unimpeded by the nearby leland cypress to the south of the lot, only winnowing into shade late in the day when the scrub brush on the western fence stopped it. 889 more words

The Deep South

365 Days - Round 2 by Samantha Goode! Day 1 - Tuesday 24th March 2015

Hi everyone! It’s been a while! 3 years since I started my first 365 photography project, high time I start my second one!

So here goes nothing… 101 more words

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