Au Revoir

By: ChiThom, 4:07 PM GMT on March 28, 2017

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I have learned a lot, and enjoyed virtual friendships, so I don't want to say goodbye with a tear in my eye.
I've watched as blog members come and go, and sometimes don't come back.
Some of them were annoyed by others.
Some of them felt betrayed by the mods.
Some got tired of the politics.
Some got too busy with their lives.
Some just left.
I will miss some. I have missed others.

But I don't...

End of an era?

By: ChiThom, 4:48 PM GMT on February 26, 2017

Now that we have a SCOTUS (So-called president of the United States) to test our endurance, I have discovered that my computer is no longer supported by Apple, nor Firefox.
It's an imac from late 2007. It lasted a long time, and had many fixes and upgrades during our "Great Recession" when I couldn't afford a new computer. They all recommend I buy a new computer. This makes me very sad. :-(

It has been a good machine, a fine machine. Sorr...

Books and lectures

By: ChiThom, 4:01 PM GMT on February 09, 2017

Book List for LAbonbon:
I'm late in noticing your request for books to read. Can I include books not related to Scientists or Naturalists? I have dozens. Most of my collection were proudly owned by a scientist, my late Father! So in that sense, they're related to scientists though I think I'm stretching the meaning beyond the breaking point.
I'll start with Noam Chomsky and "Propaganda and the Public Mind" and many, many other books and lectures by ...


By: ChiThom, 3:27 PM GMT on December 19, 2016

trademark ®
now I own this ™

Link to Climate Reanalyzer:

Dawn Redwood

By: ChiThom, 2:22 AM GMT on December 06, 2016

Dawn Redwood fall colors

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My screen name is a play on ChiTown where I live, i.e.Chicago. As a carpenter, I always watch the weather closely since it affects the day's work.