The Wreck of the New 97

A California judge has told Central Valley farmers trying to delay work on the new and useless high-speed rail to go pound sand.

Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Timothy Frawley denied a preliminary injunction motion filed by farmers who said they would be adversely affected by construction of the ambitious rail project.

“The judge’s decision […]

Oh My Gaia! (Bumped)

Seen from a plane landing at the Lubbock, TX airport:

h/t: Mother of Floyd (and no she’s not from Lubbock)

Since the conversation in the comments has taken this turn this seems like a good time to insert this here (pun intended):