Lava first, now hurricane

To quote Lucy van Pelt of “Peanuts,” “Good grief, Charlie Brown.” Here is the latest on Kilauea’s eruption on the Big Island: As Hurricane Hector heads toward Hawaii's Big Island, the last active fissure on Kilauea's lower east zone has ceased its fiery eruptions. pic.twitter.com/cauApWrk0R — NBC News (@NBCNews) August 7, 2018 And here is …

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Golly, ya think?

Trying to undo Obama’s legacy, going after Colin Kaepernick for peacefully protesting, attacking LeBron James for doing great community work. Hmmm, it’s almost as if Trump, I don’t know, doesn’t like successful black people.. — TrentaCapelli (@OkCallMeAL) August 4, 2018 Mr. Capelli forgot (or space precluded him mentioning) Trump’s incessant repetition that Congresswoman Maxine Waters …

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No deaths reported in THIS?

All 103 people on board this plane survived. It’s Aeromexico flight 2341, an Embraer E190. It got to the end of the runway today and didn’t lift off. Forty-nine people were hospitalized, including the pilot and a passenger who are in “critical but stable condition,” but no deaths were reported, [Durango Governor] Aispuro said. A …

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Will the world ever forgive America?

We were able to get the 5 yr old back. After going from facility to facility. Watch the moment Liliana sees her son after being separated for 2 months. #ReturnLiliansBaby #EndFamilySeparation pic.twitter.com/DcXvIb6dpP — Mana Yegani (@Law_Mana) July 15, 2018 This was done deliberately by the President of the United States and his Cabinet members. He …

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Eight more years of legal driving

One and a half hours at the Satellite City Hall later, I have a renewed-for-eight-years drivers license. There was a $40 fee to the State of Hawai’i plus an earlier $5 fee for a notary to attest that I am Linkmeister and $25 to the State of California’s Department of Public Health for a certified …

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Katie Melua & Eva Cassidy

This is a rather startling duet. Melua was born in 1984 and was twelve when Cassidy died. There was a program called “Duet Impossible” which aired on television channel BBC One in the UK some years back. It digitally matched current performers with an artist whose work they considered a major influence, and Melua felt …

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