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1467-New Orleans Cops

The cops in New Orleans are rough and many people in the French Quarter don’t like them. This is what they do to cop cars in the middle of the night. [...]

June 2, 2017 New Orleans, US Travel

1466-River Traffic – New Orleans, LA

Had to get our fix of New Orleans after too many years of being away. One of my favorite relaxing pastimes is to get a tall-boy beer in a paper bag and sit on a bench on the Mississippi River [...]

June 2, 2017 New Orleans, US Travel

1459-Poor Eat The Rich – Anacortes, WA

Every now and then strangers leave messages in unexpected places that leave a mark on your soul. I saw this prophetic message scratched in the wall of a porta-potty on the way to Anacortes, WA. It sadly rang true to me [...]

June 2, 2017 Seattle, US Travel

1458-Seattle Fish

Pike’s Market not only has flowers, but is best known for fish. I don’t know what these two were doing, but they seemed so sad I just needed to buy em and eat em. Okay, I didn’t – it was [...]

June 2, 2017 Seattle, US Travel

1457-Seattle Flowers

When you are in Seattle Pike’s Market is a must see. We were there at the beginning of spring and all of the flowers were at peak perfection. Every stall in the market had fresh flowers. Great competition and wonderful [...]

June 2, 2017 Seattle, 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

1454-Solar Mirrors – Mohave, CA

When you were a kid did you ever try burning ants with a magnifying glass? Well, this is one of the largest ant burners in the world. The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is a concentrated solar thermal plant in [...]

June 2, 2017 Mohave Desert, US Travel

1431-Catalina Island, CA

Catalina Island is just 26 miles from the Southern California coast yet felt like a world away. I hadn’t been to the island in over forty years and not much had changed. It was a simple relaxing trip from the [...]

January 17, 2017 California

1430-Downtown Avalon – Catalina Island, CA

We spent hours walking through all of the narrow streets seeking the hidden treasures of this local island. We got away from the tourists and searched out where the locals live and hang out. They’re everywhere. They’re everywhere. Two mermaids. [...]

January 17, 2017 California