Sunday, October 6, 2013

First Fall Migrant


...this year on Lake Kittamaqundi is probably this pied-billed grebe, which showed up a few days ago. Watch for one or two more individuals of the species joining it, then if winter gets cold enough, they'll continue their trip south.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Your Tax Dollars Not at Work


First, on a positive note, I already bought my ticket for the opening of the season at Candlelight Concerts. That's this Saturday evening, October 5, on the HCC campus here in Columbia Town Center.

If we have to stay home from work for too long, I might have to post more photos here, and I don't take very good photos. On the second day of the furlough, it already feels like too long.

There can be shutdown humor: Another local blogger offers a substitute for the National Zoo's deactivated panda cam.