carrying on, thank you

Having lost faith in America and Americans, God and religion, I’ve decided to go ahead and enjoy myself. There’s yet some living to do until the earth-shattering kaboom! ends life as we know it on earth. Or a gurgle, a fwoom, a clank, or a whimper, whatever the noise turns out to be. Speaking of … Continue reading carrying on, thank you

my new happy place

Did you know earth’s atmosphere has five layers? It’s like a cake. There’s the troposphere, the lowest region, with the stratosphere above that, then the mesosphere, the thermosphere, and, finally, the exosphere. The exosphere marks the edge of space and has very few molecules. It’s roughly 300 miles above sea level. With so little particle … Continue reading my new happy place

climate change in select locations

It was a painful seven degrees here on Sunday and my car doors were frozen shut. That's not climate change. That isn't El Niño, either. That’s effing winter. I thought we were supposed to be warmer. Isn’t that the theory behind global warming? Where's  the warming? In New York, apparently. They were in shirt sleeves, the … Continue reading climate change in select locations