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In the days of my youth

In calmer times?  A postcard of the Sather Gate entrance to the campus of U C Berkeley in the 1960s.  A time of escalating protests and police brutality.


The More You Look, The More You See

I am not in Virginia. I am so far afield in fact that yesterday I asked myself What planet am I on? The observation causing this question occurred on the streets of Berkeley as my son Drew and I walked toward his office. 1,006 more words

Does Global Warming Mark the End for Chocolate?

When anything bad happens we can usually count on one thing to make us feel better…chocolate. After all, there’s nothing like a good candy bar or pain au chocolat to comfort us in times of trouble. 370 more words

Wednesday's Words to Ponder

“People who bite the hand that feeds them usually lick the boot that kicks them.”     – Eric Hoffer  

“ It is by its promise of a sense of power that evil often attracts the weak.”                    – Eric Hoffer… 275 more words


Avian Adaptation in the Face of Climate Change

Accentuate the positive…

California’s Birds Are Testing New Survival Tactics on a Vast Scale

Retracing the steps of a century-old wildlife survey, ecologists find that birds are making remarkable adaptations to climate change.

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Constance Caraway P.I. ~ Episode 22

Constance Caraway P.I. ~ Episode 22

…“Where do we start Miss Caraway?…

Martin Kamen finds out that Willard was in regular communication with Vatican City, among others. 370 more words

Historical Fiction