Monthly Archives: September 2007

>500 Million Bucks to Turn New Bern, NC into Florida, USA

>http://link.brightcove.com/services/link/bcpid1155236440/bclid1155105434/bctid1213892060 Watch that video. It will make you quiver with happiness! Just kidding – in all seriousness, let me break that down for you. See, this development firm is from Florida and they’re trying to turn an old piece of … Continue reading

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>Leland Has a Choice

>The Leland town hall was the site of an open forum to discuss the possibility of the town making future roads more accessible to bikers. Needless to say, I think many of those attending missed the point. For those who … Continue reading

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>I Love President Bush

>Bush to skip climate session Rising global temperatures that are melting the Arctic and expanding the oceans are now drawing more than 80 world leaders to the U.N. podium for an unprecedented summit Monday on how to combat climate change. … Continue reading

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>Couple ‘o John Prine Tunes

>PARADISEWhen I was a child my family would travelDown to Western Kentucky where my parents were bornAnd there’s a backwards old town that’s often rememberedSo many times that my memories are worn. Chorus:And daddy won’t you take me back to … Continue reading

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>Buffalo’s Going to the Super Bowl

>Recently I had a friend tell me that while she enjoyed reading my blog, she would like to have me write more about things I like and less about the shit I do not. That in mind, folks, let it … Continue reading

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>The Adoption of Adaptation

>Some days I can poke, prod and dig for happenings that concern me and find nothing. Others I spend in neutral, typically days when I’m tired, hoping to make it through without incidents but get pummeled by them. Today was … Continue reading

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>Upstate in a Down State (of Mind)

>They were names like Topsail Island and Surf City, Kure Beach and Cape (everything) which decorated the highway signs. Green on white, they were … or white on green. It didn’t matter. They were portals to nowhere, as he saw … Continue reading

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