Tuesday, May 13, 2008

And now for something completely different, a dancing walrus

This has to be the best dancing pinniped I've ever seen.  And what's really cool is that the walrus has trained a human to dance along with it!

Monday, May 12, 2008

A busy 24 hours in New York

Over the weekend, my friend Linda who used to work on Mauna Kea came to New York, since I was in town and she had never been there. I met her at Penn Station (after discovering it was National Train Day) in midday on the 10th, and we went sightseeing several different places before she got back on a train 24 hours later.  It was actually a little under 24 hours by the clock. And somewhere in there were meals and lots of catching up on what our friends are up to and all that. Probably should have spent more time asleep, though!


Why I'm leaving Twitter.

I've stuck it out and continued participating on Twitter while Elon Musk has run it into the ground, made it progressively more inhospit...