Quote of the Day
I would have sent him further if I could.
— Andrew Jackson on his appointment of James Buchanan as Ambassador to Russia. Buchanan later became our 15th president and is generally considered by historians as the worst US president in history.
Many people in Minnesota spend much time and money on decorating their homes in lights for Christmas. Some people think it has all gotten out of hand. Here is a home in my area where one neighbor just gave up because of the incredible effort on the home next to him.
Figure 2 shows a sign in San Diego that accuses his neighbor of being a showoff.