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One thing the snow is good for...


...is figuring out where I put my SD card from one of my favorite rides of the year. From Westminster, CO to Boulder and back with a group from a Continuing Legal Ed program of the Colorado Bar Association.

The legal ed program was pretty good, too.

In case you were wondering what it looks like at first dam...


White Clay Creek is still running at first dam. Will check back after a week below freezing and see how it's doing.

Okay, so it was 1048 instead of 1030, but, wow....

Queen Elizabeth II Christmas Message




Lots to choose from in there...

Is Dick Cheney STILL not dead?


Has anyone checked lately?

How about those Geminids!


I usually freeze my nuts off to see the Geminids.

As luck would have it, I ended up under a Caribbean sky tonight. The show is spectacular and the only nuts coming off are the coconuts falling from the trees.

Russia and Egypt Move Toward Deal on Air Bases


One thing to bear in mind is the question of "What, really, is Russia's ultimate aim for interfering with US politics?"

Having the US embroiled in a chaotic paroxysm of internal politics is just as good, if not better, than obtaining the direct cooperation of US politicians. The brilliance is that in obtaining the latter in the form of a joke of a man having been elected president, it is also assured that operation of the mechanisms to rid ourselves of him, which I have every expectation we will accomplish, will leave us crippled as a nation for quite some time. And it's been too long already.


https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/30/world/middleeast/russia-egypt-air-bases.html?_r=0

LONDON — Egypt, in what appeared to be a snub to the Trump administration, has reached a preliminary agreement to allow Russian military jets to use its airspace and bases, both sides said Thursday.

If finalized, the agreement would give Russia its deepest presence in Egypt since 1973, when Cairo expelled the military of the Soviet Union and instead became Washington’s closest Arab ally.

The United States has provided Egypt more than $70 billion in aid in the four decades since, at a rate of more than $1.3 billion a year in recent years. The cost is often justified in part by the argument that it secures the use of Egypt’s airspace and bases for the American military.

Egyptian and American analysts called the preliminary deal the latest sign of the waning influence of the United States as President Trump has diminished its military and diplomatic footprint in the region and the world.

Ive been away for a few hours, do we have sad turtle yet?

I just saw a picture of happy turtle earlier today.

I’ve seen that happy turtle before. It usually turns into sad turtle later on.

I think Comey just confirmed the existence of the "pee tape"

https://twitter.com/Comey/status/936641449294286848

Leaked video from Flynn Courtroom

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