Yep. Tired of yucky, rainy weather.
Be kind to our feathered friends during migration season. I found this especially freaky:
What matters most in autumn is fueling the long flight or, if you're a snow bird, bulking up. Unlike humans, who slow down when running out of gas, a bird whose tank is emptied simply drops from the sky.
"The wings just stop," says Tim Joyce, a birdscaper and longtime birder who runs the Wild Birds Unlimited shop in Glenview. "They're fish food at that point." Thus, what you put in your backyard diner just might matter to a long-distance hauler.
Now you know.
Refurbished Kindles? That's pretty tempting... but I think the price will come down more yet.
Giggle of the Day:
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For Miles and Sammy, who'll know why.
Ack! I leave tomorrow for Ireland and I'm not ready! (Dublin, Killarney, Tralee and Galway this trip.) I need a maid. And a laundress. And a chef. And a bartender. Especially that last one.