March 26, 2013

Happy Tues. Nice day here. We got a few inches of new snow over the weekend. Temp -2. Not a lotta news yokelly. We watched a 2004 movie about Che Guevara called The Motorcycle Diaries, in Spanish with English subtitles. The plot is a motorcycle trip young Ernesto took with a friend. Allegedly it was […]

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March 18, 2013

Happy Mon. Another nice day here and still cold at -6. High for yesterday was about +25 with wind. Yokelly I finished two good books that I read simultaneously, one with the left eye and one with the right. Scott Wallace’s account of an Amazon trek in search of the territory of an uncontacted tribe […]

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March 13, 2013

Happy Thurs. Another lovely day but still cool.  -1 in the flats and the inversion went away. Not too much of general interest to report on the yokel scene. The writer of the Amazon trek book I am reading is still stuck in the jungle and watching out for the odd bushmaster (majorly dangerous snake), […]

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March 11, 2013

Happy Mon. +9 here and a few snow flakes wafting down. Not too much to report yokelly. I’m reading a pretty exciting book about a trek through uncharted portions of the Amazon basin in search of uncontacted tribes. The trek took place in 2002 and the object was not to contact the tribes, who tend […]

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