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1496-Roller Derby – Mission Viejo, CA

Who knew it, but I guess I’m into women’s flat track roller derby. When I was living in Alaska, several of my students were on the Anchorage team so as any red-blooded male, I attended several times to see woman [...]

September 29, 2017 California, Southern California

1476-Peterson Auto Museum – Los Angeles, CA

The Peterson Auto Museum In Los Angeles is one of the finest collections of historical automobiles in the world. Every few months they have a special feature collection. My visit featured the cars of Bugatti. Other smaller collections included cars [...]

June 3, 2017 Southern California, US Travel

1475-Bugatti – Peterson Auto Museum

This month at the Peterson Auto Museum in Los Angeles the history of Bugatti automobile was presented in the main showrooms. Every historical model that the Bugatti family designed was on display along with the latest models including the $3 [...]

June 3, 2017 California, Southern California, US Travel

1474-Cars of the Future – Peterson Auto Museum

Cars of the future – I’m game. These iconic cars at the Peterson Auto Museum in Los Angeles represent auto designer’s dreams of the future as well as back to the future. From cars from the fifties to the latest [...]

June 3, 2017 Southern California, US Travel

1473-Cruisers – Peterson Auto Museum

No car museum would be complete with a a low-rider and cruiser collection. These types of cars are common place on the roads of Southern California, but this small collection in the Peter Auto Museum is pristine and almost saintly. [...]

June 2, 2017 Southern California, US Travel

1472-Silver Room – Peterson Auto Museum

One of the special rooms at the Peterson Auto Museum in Los Angeles is called the Silver Room. Apply named since every car is painted the same silver color. Check it out. [...]

June 2, 2017 California, Southern California, US Travel

1456-Southern California Coast

Yes the Marine Corp is a few miles away. The whales were being followed.   [...]

June 2, 2017 California, Southern California, US Travel

1455-Downtown Los Angeles

Los Angeles has changes since the last time I had been downtown years ago. We were at a conference and began wondering around one night trying to find a particular restaurant. We found a well-lit, safe and friendly nightlife. There [...]

June 2, 2017 California, Southern California, US Travel

1317-Nuke Attack Sunset

We recently moved to a beach town in Southern California. The walk to the ocean and sunsets takes about 15 minutes. we frequently stroll down to the harbor and beach to see the end of the day. We have seen [...]

February 7, 2016 California, Southern California, US Travel

1310-Animals – San Diego Zoo

I’m not an animals in cages guy. I deeply resent that humans have Darwinianly seized the moment to capture and cage the beasts of the world simply because they can. On our visit to Costa Rica (in earlier posts) we [...]

January 11, 2016 California, Southern California