The Man Who Got Away

The Man Who Got Away

Above image: Medical examiner Larry Lewman holds a skull found by Forest Service employees in the Mt. Hood National Forest 10 miles east of Estacada, Oregon, 1975. FBI and local authorities investigated the find to determine if the skull was D.B. Cooper’s. Bettmann//Getty Images HAVE YOU SEEN THIS MAN? A significant clue has emerged in…

Those Oscar consolation bling baggie-thingys

Those Oscar consolation bling baggie-thingys

While I won’t be watching the Oscar shit-show tonight, and I haven’t since my kid-at-home days on our B&W Sylvania with the rabbit ears, I’m not entirely immune to Hollywood gossip, taken sparingly. Very sparingly. For instance, my curiosity was piqued today by this little bloggie-pooh thingy outlining the mysterious contents inside those intriguing gift…

Waiting for Rain

Waiting for Rain

It begins in early June. Thunderheads gather on the horizon. Their daily advance and retreat builds hope in every soul for a hundred miles around. In April and May temperatures rise, humidity stays low. Winds become fierce as summer breaks free of spring’s grasp. One year, the wind stripped all but six buds from my…