Neil (nt) wrote,

We're having a heatwave here. Today's temperature (60 F) broke the previous record set in 1914. Considering the normal January temperatures here, global warming doesn't seem like such a bad thing.

Speaking of which, I see Cadillac is thinking of bringing out a 1000-horsepower, V16-powered super-luxury car. Not to be outdone, the folks at Dodge are talking about a 500 horsepower, V10 motorcycle! Zero to 60 in 2.5 seconds, top speed around 300 mph. Just the thing for those trips to the corner store.

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    In Calgary, Exploring the Cultural Side of ‘Cowtown’ (link is to The New York Times) Pretty good article, although I've never seen Calgarians…

  • Broken trees

    A few examples of trees broken by the accumulation of snow, as mentioned in my last post. The snow is gone, but the damage remains.

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    I drove around town today and was shocked at the number of trees that had been damaged by the heavy snowfall earlier in the week. It's too early in…

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