Report from Louisiana: SNOW!

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – Louisiana is expecting snow this week.  Say what? I know people in the north must laugh at us.  The inevitable “bread and milk” memes showing empty grocery store shelves come to mind.   I went to the grocery store yesterday out of necessity rather than any snow-minded panic, and the cashier … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: SNOW!

A “Winter Wonderland Reminder” or Thank you Oil & Gas & Coal companies

♫ Oh, the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful. And since we've got no place to go, Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! ♫   "Let it Snow" Sammy Cahn & Jule Styne 1945 As yesterday's big snow storm hit the eastern US I was seeing various tweets about the … Continue reading A “Winter Wonderland Reminder” or Thank you Oil & Gas & Coal companies

The Blizzard of 2013 in Two Videos

8 AM Friday Morning 7:30 AM Saturday Morning Update: Here is the post shoveling view ***** [thermometer raised=314 target=1200 Height=225 ] We have reached the weekly goal for Week Number #1 of operation paycheck Any of this week's excess goes to the monthly goal (shown at left) Thanks to all who have assured me of … Continue reading The Blizzard of 2013 in Two Videos

Al Gore visits Fitchburg Oct 29th 2011…

...or at least that is my assumption since there is so much snow on the ground: The Bridge got covered pretty fast Vote for who for city council? My wife's decorative grass has done poorly As have my grape vines and here is my quick video of the area: If there was ever a good … Continue reading Al Gore visits Fitchburg Oct 29th 2011…