My favorites for the 2nd half of 2011. Yesterday’s post covered the from January to June.
There was road construction this summer on my path to work. It is a two lane state road. They were repaving the road. They would close down one side of the road and use the other side for traffic in both directions. A worker was stationed at both ends of the construction area to direct traffic. A pilot car was used to guide traffic. Warning signs where placed along the road instructing drivers to wait for the pilot cars. While waiting for the pilot car I discovered the following: Continue …
The Big Guy and I have an ongoing debate regarding the superiority of dogs over cats. He is one of those who has been duped into believe cats are better than dogs. (I know kind of hard to believe from a guy who’s school mascot is a beautiful collie.) Anyway we were walking on the beach we saw several dogs with their people playing in the water. He commented that a cat would never do that or be found on a lease. His reasoning was that cats are too smart and independent to walk on a leash. I commented that because they weren’t willing to walk on a leash cats are restricted to a small domain, while dogs could explore a big world. He explained that cats are the rulers of their domain (a rather small domain) and are too independent to conform to an owner. More …