Category Archives: News
Stranded camper was on the brink as help arrived – Los Angeles Times
Stranded camper was on the brink as help arrived – Los Angeles Times That’s a very lucky person there. To be stuck in the wilderness for 3 weeks, after your food runs out…. Just a very lucky person to be … Continue reading
Luckest man this week
I hope I never have to be as lucky as this guy. Sure, it’s amusing, if frightening story, but I think I can go my whole life with out experiencing that.
South Gate’s former treasurer gets 10 years – Los Angeles Times
Albert Robles has been sentenced to prison! This afternoon, a judge announced Robles’ sentence for stealing 12 million dollars from the city of South Gate: 10 years in prison, and paying back $600,000. I’m just glad this whole affair is … Continue reading
So we don’t taste like chicken….
Robots apparently think that humans taste like bacon. I for one will not welcome our new human eating robot over lords.
Telegraph | News | Climate chaos? Don’t believe it
Telegraph | News | Climate chaos? Don’t believe it An article I want to read later. I don’t know the validity of it, but I’m always a fan of taking a skeptical look at many politicized environmental issues.
1913: Torrent of silver water arrives from Owens Valley – Los Angeles Times
125 years ago, the City of Los Angeles completed a great aqueduct. The LA Times remembers with 1913: Torrent of silver water arrives from Owens Valley With out this aqueduct that drained that siphoned Sierra Nevada snowfall, the LA would … Continue reading
Cardinals win the World Series
It’s an improbable win for the Cardinals, winning the World Series in 5 games. After falling apart so amazingly to end the season, they came back and won. They ended the regular season with 83 wins, and have become the … Continue reading
A Standoff Over Plan for ‘Die Hard’ Filming – Los Angeles Times
A rant about closing a freeway to film a movie. Continue reading
One more in a small series of tragedies
I was down in San Diego today for a conference. Went well. We’re over and done with, and we’re heading out. I stop in to use the restroom. I come out. I realize my cell phone is missing. I had … Continue reading
but are they cute enough?
BBC NEWS | Health | US hypoallergenic cats go on sale I don’t know if these will get out onto Stuff on my cat, but at least those who want to live with a cat can do so with out … Continue reading