Here I sit, watching the player introductions for Game 1 of the 2004 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and Saint Louis Cardinals. It should be one hell of a series, quite fitting that these two clubs meet for the 100th Fall Classic. My prediction is the Cardinals taking it in 6, although it … Continue reading GAME 1


A few weeks ago while I was outside with my telescope for a few hours I was visited by a stray cat. He was pretty curious about what I was doing and stayed around for a while. Since monday, this cat has been hanging out on our front porch, sleeping on our chairs out there. … Continue reading Copernicus

Damn Spam

Some of you may have noticed the comment spam attacks on my blog several times in the past month or so. I just blacklisted the repeated offender (

Binocular Mount

The Binocular Mount I purchased for my tripod arrived today. I was pleased to find that it's the correct size; it'll be a great help when I'm outside looking at the stars (hopefully tomorrow night). Not much is going on this weekend, so it should be pretty relaxing.