The death of a region.. a local note of demolition

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

AND THEY’RE OFF! BLACK FRIDAY MADNESS FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA

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

IT’S ON!

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

ISON THE BRIGHT!

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!