2014 Orionid Meteor Shower

Before sunrise October 21. From NASA: Waking up before sunrise is a good way to get a head start on the day. On Oct. 21st, waking up before sunrise could stop you in your tracks. Blame Halley’s Comet. Every year in mid-to-late October, Earth passes through a stream of dusty debris from Comet Halley, and […]

North Korea tells its population Americans are eating birds.

“They are yummy.” Oh, go listen for the line! It’s priceless. This, friends, is the internet at it’s best. Even if the clip turns out to be fake, it’s funny, funny stuff. From Wired.com.

He carried yellow flowers from THE Herman Cain

Oh, we are in for some fun.

Stargazing and the best tip you’ll get all day

Stop what you are doing and call Cafe Soeurette in West Bend for reservations Saturday night. It’s one of their Tapas nights. We’ve been to two of them this summer. This is hug-your-plate, hug-your-waitress, hang-to-the-apron-of-the-chef kind of food. You will thank me. Then, if the sky is clear, consider an evening of stargazing. Around my […]

WOW Wisconsin JFC, just WOW

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but the Joint Finance Committee recently passed a component to include a little bit of legislation about beer distribution to slide into the upcoming budget bill. Wisconsin’s smaller brewers are not impressed. Here’s a Facebook page with details from Pearl Street Brewery in LaCrosse. Just for fun, I’m going […]