This is not a conversation I would expect to have in Los Angeles:
DRUGSTORE EMPLOYEE: Can I help you?
ME: Yeah, can you show me where you have the earplugs?
DRUGSTORE EMPLOYEE: Sure, follow me. You going shootin’ or you got a real bad snorer?
ME: The latter . . . but if I don’t address this soon, it may turn into the former.
The family is finally back home after fighting the Hercules snowstorm to get back. We were stuck in Lexington an extra couple of days as a result.
It never got quite cold enough to do the “throw boiling water in the air” trick:
Maybe we should have tried the freezing bubble trick:
Anyway, regular political-type posts should resume soon.