Category Archives: Coronavirus

Freaky Friday.

Once again, title alliteration FTW!   I read And the Band Played On back in the late 1980s (and found a reference to a guy I had dated briefly in the 1960s) and I was pretty sure that Dr. Fauci was … Continue reading

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Thunder Thursday.

Yeah, I am reaching for post titles these days. Alliteration helps some. We have sound gremlins at our house. We will be watching Netflix and suddenly the sound drops. The screen might even freeze. I back up the show for … Continue reading

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Top-ups on Tuesday.

 No, I have no idea what that post title means. I was just looking for some Tuesday alliterations. Do you know the cellist Zoe Keating? I first heard her music on RadioLab several-many years ago. She makes amazing songs with … Continue reading

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Chuckles in the time of COVID-19.

If you are looking for a few minutes of quiet chuckles and humble good nature, give these a listen. Mike started recording them March 16; I discovered them when he posted them to Instagram. Parenting during coronavirus. Laughter: the best … Continue reading

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Nostalgic links.

Links from Chris. There are some really, really good ones there. Help the Zuni. Shop here.  From Elder Son: “It is a hard time for our local artists with all the stores closed.  If you would like to support them, check … Continue reading

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Tidbits on Thursday.

I hate to be cynical (not), but this bit from a regional online newspaper made me happy: States with Republican governors are projected to have a greater increase in fatalities than those with Democratic governors, according to a new Yahoo … Continue reading

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Some day.

Corona humor. x Non-corona humor. x We had a county party membership meeting last week via Zoom. Our state senator joined us and told of how she had a Zoom meeting with a local chamber that morning. The meeting was … Continue reading

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National Geographic is publishing coronavirus articles free to non-subscribers. Here is one about silent hypoxia, which is occurring. Here is an interview with Dr. Fauci. Here are the White House guideline for a phased opening up. I may be taking … Continue reading

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Modern Renaissance sculptures. Rhythmic bird. A competitive quartet. More. Let’s dance! Let’s dance some more! Dry land surfing. Remember the meme about 3 days of one state of mind and a 4th day in another? Here’s another take on it. … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday.

(I had an entire post done for this day, and WordPress deleted it. Arghhh…) (Attempting to recreate it as best as I can remember it, but the links may be gone forever.) Joining with Kat for Unraveled Wednesday. Last Thursday … Continue reading

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