Archive for September, 2007

Moral Victories Are for Losers

September 10, 2007

After watching the news out of Huntington and Charleston the past couple of days following WVU’s football win over Marshall makes me want to shout (so I can be heard over the illogical banter) –



Vandy the Wonder Dog

September 2, 2007

Following a successful West Virginia University thumping of Western Michigan University in football yesterday, I sat down on the front porch to spend some time with Vandy. Once you get your eyes off of my sexy legs you might notice that Vandy seems to be moving in this point-in-time picture. Vandy has a lot of trouble standing still, especially when somebody decides to spend front porch time with her. Susan snapped several pictures that seemed to keep catching Vandy in motion – she was.

Have You Flipped a Rock Today

September 2, 2007

Today was International Rock Flipping Day and it was an interesting excercise for Susan and I. We have not had much rain this summer and we flipped several rocks in our yard and found nothing large enough to photograph. We finally flipped a limestone rock we call the elephant foot in the front yard and found an ant colony. There was a mass of eggs there and much activity ensued trying to move the eggs to safe places. We took our pictures and replaced the rocks. We are pretty sure we can still hear the ants cheeering our effort.