Movie group where I volunteer sponsoring Q&A on excellent movies — here’s another

Go to http://www.newplazacinema.com to register for this discussion and to stream hard-to-find movies. Before the major water main break that shut down New Plaza Cinema's usual weekend theatre, followed almost immediately by COVID-19, our group would be thrilled if we had a physical audience close to 200. These online events are even more successful as … Continue reading Movie group where I volunteer sponsoring Q&A on excellent movies — here’s another

2020-2021 could be a bonanza year for hurricanes hitting the U.S.

Other natural disasters aren't going to disappear or even hold back just because we're already wrestling with a pandemic that will probably have its second wave in the fall/winter. The national forecasters keep increasing their projections of the number of major storms that could hit the East Coast of the U.S. this hurricane season. Time … Continue reading 2020-2021 could be a bonanza year for hurricanes hitting the U.S.

Coral turns neon purple out of pure desperation

Click thru to see the incredibly vivid purple shade that some corals turn as a last ditch effort to survive. Reminds me of porcupines and skunks. Coral doesn't have the strength to prevail on its own so they're trying to get the attention of helpful critters plus the production of the color also produces a … Continue reading Coral turns neon purple out of pure desperation

Netflix shows you’ll wish you’d discovered earlier

I've never heard of most of these shows. Please note they're listed in order of increasing Rotten Tomatoes ratings. https://www.narcity.com/entertainment/ca/shows-on-netflix-that-are-so-good-youll-wish-you-discovered-them-sooner 9 Addicting Shows On Netflix That You’ll Wish You Discovered Sooner Hidden gems that are worth the watch! Stefanie Ucci1 day agoUpdated on May 25 @ 04:01 PM3% | IMDb White Gold | IMDb Hidden … Continue reading Netflix shows you’ll wish you’d discovered earlier

This simple trick will make your mask more comfortable

Please remember. You're wearing your mask because you can't be sure that you're not in the early stages of COVID-19 which you don't show any symptoms. During that period, you can sneeze at me, cough on me, or even breathe heavily on me and infect not only me but everyone I know. It's not a … Continue reading This simple trick will make your mask more comfortable

Favorite audiobooks that will help calm you

This is a list of the finest combination of book and reader if you're looking for something to soothe you a bit during this tense time. For technical reasons, I can't import it here but it's only one click to check out the list. And be patient. I would never guess that listening to some … Continue reading Favorite audiobooks that will help calm you

Want to cut global use of plastic water bottles? Fix the pipes.

The best thing a new article can do is give me a new slant on an existing problem. Turns out many plastic water bottles are needed because the local water supply is so polluted. Sure I knew about Detroit, but entire countries? An additional consideration not germane to the point being made here is that … Continue reading Want to cut global use of plastic water bottles? Fix the pipes.