Monthly Archive: December 2017

Natural Weekends – Snow Day

Like most of the northern tier of the country, we are suffering through an almost two-week long cold snap where temperatures won’t rise above freezing. Yesterday, however was a snow day which actually warmed...

Astronomy Adventure – Crater Gassendi

Crater Gassendi is a large crater that has been mostly inundated by the lunar lava that created Mare Humorum which is the circular, darker, flat area to its lower left and is thought to...

Today's Wall Street Criminal – Citibank

In a departure from the usual, Wells Fargo is not the Wall Street firm engaging in more misdeeds this week. Instead, it is Citibank which for some mysterious reason managed to go four years...

Trump Just Made Killing Off The Elderly Even Easier

Earlier this year, the Trump administration rolled back an Obama-era provision that prohibited nursing homes from using forced arbitration contracts if they wanted to remain part of Medicare and Medicaid. According to the administration,...

White Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…and that’s what we got!. Last night’s rain turned to snow early this morning and now the skies have cleared, the sun is out, and the light dusting will...