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Old 12-21-2018, 01:19 PM   #141 (permalink)
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This year's winter Solstice is brought to you by the Claude Bourbonnais Winter Car Control driving school, which will introduce you to ice rally driving on a frozen lake in Quebec. Not too far from here, actually. Hmm...

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Old 12-21-2018, 03:10 PM   #142 (permalink)
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Apparently this was from last year, but I did not see it, although I thought it was cool:



I find it curious that today is the first day of winter, yet the warmest day we have had in a month.

Weird how days get longer and colder. Huh.
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The radio played a song about highway travel over the holidays, I missed the title and artist. There were verses about truckers and military and the police at accidents.

But the last line was "there's nothing as dangerous as Texans on ice."
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Happy Solstice!
My granddaughter was looking for a moon phase calendar on her phone last night (the cats were acting up) and suddenly looked at us and said, "holy cow -- it's winter!"

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