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
As many of you may recall, we had major trouble this spring and summer getting Construx out to fix the sump line as they agreed to before us purchasing. Well we've got a lot of rain today. The basement is dry, but we have a small river out back going to the drain at the … Continue reading Sump Line… again!
Dave graced us with his presence this evening on his way through Springfield to St. Louis. We gave him the nickel tour of the house before heading out to Smokey Bones for a delicious and filling dinner. It got late pretty quick and he had to get back on the road. Was very nice chatting … Continue reading Dinner and a Tour
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 (188.8.131.52).
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.