"We have so much light pollution in SoCal...except for some deserts and beaches...that I have to find the Big Bear and follow the pointer stars in the bowl to find Polaris. The Little Bear is mostly invisible. Cassiopeia is easier…"
"I just checked Spider's web site, and am crying. His father died on Dec. 24th (at 90-something), but even worse, his 40-year-old daughter died of metastatic breast cancer on Dec. 5th. His wife Jeanne, and co-author on the Stardance…"
"Oh, wow! I love this kind of thing, even though I barely understand it. I used to subscribe to Astronomy magazine, but have dropped everything that I don't need to stay alive.... Bein old really sux, but as W.C. Fields, it beats the…"
"I may have already told you this...and maybe I didn't. I have a friend in Tacoma who needed cataract surgery a few years ago, she is VERY Xian, and knows I am NOT, and doesn't care. (A TRUE friend).
Anyway, she called me…"
"I keep thinking of children with easily treatable conditions who are prayed over instead, and die. The religious nuts call it "god's will."
I call it god swill.
(The same thing happened countless times in Agnes Bojaxhiu's…"
"Patricia, thanks for all the laughs!
Srsly...I need them right now. Just found out that Colleen McCullough died this week. I hated most of her books except her "Masters of Rome" series. THOSE books are…"
"The Tap-An-Apple performances are open to the public....at least I think they still are. I took a tour of Temple Square the first time HOI played the Utah State Fair, and the Tap-An-Apple was part of the tour. So, if you're ever in…"
"LOL The last time I went into the hospital (the only one in town was started by the Sisters of Providence, and they have "scarecrows" in every room), it was for surgery, so I was ready for them. I wore my FFRF "Imagine No…"
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.