For anyone not from the coal region of Pennsylvania, the notion that a hospital being auctioned off and an old-school being knockdown may not mean much.. But it meant a lot for me yesterday. It just so happened that Black Friday this year was filled with the voyage back in time, to the deepest and … Read moreThe death of a region.. a local note of demolition
Commercialism and material goods are flying off shelves. People may not need them, want them, or even understand them, but they’re buying them up like there’s no tomorrow.It’s a good reason to stay away from stores today.. Unless you like the thrill of the chase and the fight over the last remaining toaster on a store … Read moreAND THEY’RE OFF! BLACK FRIDAY MADNESS FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA
Where do we stand?Depends on who you’re asking.. This is where we are with Comet Ison tonight: We have never seen a comet behave like this » It’s still possible that the initial reports of ISON’s demise were exaggerated. “It is now clear that Comet ISON either survived or did not survive, or… maybe both,” … Read moreThe baffling comet Ison.
Did comet Ison survive the battle with the sun. Conflicting information exists.. Developing.
VIA soupsoup: The 87th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was feared to have to ground it’s balloons due to high winds. Macy’s made the final determination to let the balloons fly early Thursday morning before the event. IT’S ON! THANKSGIVING 2013, WITH BALLOONS FILLING THE STREETS Charlie Brown is my favorite
LET’S EAT! GOBBLE GOBBLE THANKSGIVING 2013 Enjoy, be safe.
The party night is here. Have a drink or two or three, and don’t drive. Unless you’re designated. In which case don’t drink. Common sense, people. Cranberry sauce is waiting. And look up! You may spot a meteor.
This from CNN! CNN: NASA’s Comet ISON Observing Campaign website says the comet is “brightening dramatically” ahead of its close encounter with the sun on Thursday. The glare of the sun has blocked most ground-based observations for now, but NASA has a fleet of spacecraft watching as ISON plunges toward the sun. Two space telescopes recorded … Read moreISON THE BRIGHT!
Twas the night before Thanksgiving,And all across Earth,Eyes were staring at the heavens,What’s Ison worth? It may be a big show. Or a big dud.We will not really know until Comet Ison makes its way around the sun–if it makes it, we will have a wonderful light show and a potential ‘Comet of the Century’ … Read moreAs you un-can your yams: The fire in the sky. And below.
BY PLANEBY TRAINBY AUTOMOBILE AMERICA COMES HOME FOR THANKSGIVING 2013