Tom Engelhardt | Premature Withdrawal
Tom Engelhardt, TomDispatch.com: "Hubris? We're bigger than that! We've now been at war with, or in, Iraq for almost 20 years, and intermittently at war in Afghanistan for 30 years. Think of it as nearly half a century of experience, all bad. And what is it that Washington seems to have concluded?"
Wrecking the Middle East
We finally got a repairman out today to look at the air conditioning. It requires replacement parts, which might come in Friday, or later. Majorly…
This wildfire in Oregon is so big and hot that it generates its own weather. I'm familiar with this as a feature of large wildfires (and also…
Today is partly cloudy and mild. I fed the birds. I've seen house finches, sparrows, and doves today.