Category Archives: humor

“Great Scott!” er… SPOT – Jupiter Collides with EARTH!

I dreamed that the Earth was being threatened by Jupiter’s “Great Red Spot!”  …No, that’s not really true, not even the dream part.  BUT, the clouds above do look a little like planet Jupiter’s atmosphere with its “Great ‘Red’ Spot,” just above and behind the … Continue reading

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Monster at Frogg Falls Railroad

Located in NW New Jersey, Frogg Falls Railroad is the dream and inspiration of our lifelong friends, who have transformed a part of their property to a magical, fully functional garden railroad, complete with a wide assortment of “rolling stock,” … Continue reading

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A Few Favorite images

A few previously unpublished images from the archives – or – what to publish when you are a.) too busy, or b.) at wit’s end (end of wits?) to create anything else! Thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂 … Continue reading

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“A Dog and Her Bone” – Las Vegas, Nevada

The Sands Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV Proudly Presents: A DOG and Her BONE Starring the Canine Crooner SANDY PAWS SCHULZE Limited Engagement Only In the World Famous Copa Room. As usual, click on the image for a closer look, … Continue reading

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“There’s a Moon Out Tonight” Make that FIVE! – Co-Starring Jupiter and The Four Moons

Some astronomy pastime tonight (March 21, 2016,) as Jupiter and the moon were pretty close together in the eastern sky about two hours after sunset. Above: The slightly over-exposed moon, and Jupiter just visible to the left. 400mm telephoto lens, ISO 4000, 1/1600 … Continue reading

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PROOF! Con Edison Sucking Energy from Sun!

  2/6/16, 7:06 AM Solar energy being sucked into one smokestack of the East River Generating Plant, Manhattan. Note the proximity of the Con Edison headquarters and its suspicious “Tower of Light” on the left.    At 7:02:40, just 4 … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Romance? You Can’t Make This Stuff Up!

 This morning, Christmas Eve 2015, I sighted these reindeer (ok maybe not REINDEER!) right in our backyard. The one above sported a really nice set of antlers.  Just off to the right, was another, apparently eyeing the first.   Male, Female – … Continue reading

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