Category: Understand now?

Gulf Oil, interactive map of

How much oil is in the Gulf (so far)? This interactive map will bring it home to you. Using Hilton Head Island as a center, the surface oil slick covers a precious amount of irreplaceable beauty: Nothing funny about this post....

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River Iris with Rush

got on a wiki jag while thinking about flowers . . . “Green grow the rushes go The compass points the worker’s home” – REM, “Green Grow The Rushes” The word “iris” has three main meanings,...

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one to one correspondence

One to one correspondence That’s a favorite term for me, learned it in first grade and it sounded so big and important that I tried it out that night at the dinner table – without ceasing, as first grade chirrens...

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Happy Birthday Steve Jobs

Feb 24, 2009 is both Fat Tuesday – Mardi Gras and the 53rd birthday of Steve Jobs, the man who out-Disneyed Disney (with Pixar), who was a $1 a year iCEO (where i = interim) when it was the coolest coincidence in the world...

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Obama icon me

Oh No! You didn’t! Yes we did, because we can! Want your own? Click and say “Obama Icon Me, Please! But always remember, “Just because you can, doesn’t mean you...

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Got 44!

“So help me God” The “secret Muslim” and the “Socialist” who is “not even a US citizen” sez: “To those leaders… who seek to sow conflict… know that your people...

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Station Identification

Periodically we are required by the BBC (bigbonton Blog Czar) to identify ourselves and so here we go: This is my cartoon studio. I am in compliance avec la BBC for another year, mon capitaine! Wee Wee. On some random Friday...

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displaced person update

This Juneteenth (June 19th) dispatch just in regarding the bigbonton roving reporter and field correspondent: Winding down the first half of the year and we have yet to see much change in his condition. He’s gone native,...

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