Closeup of the Swarm

Are You Missing Any Bees?


Because there was a swarm in WC’s next-door neighbor’s backyard. This swarm of honeybees turned up yesterday in a big cloud of bees. They overnighted in this giant clump, presumably with their queen in the center. They hung around until about 1:30 PM, and then left, headed northwest in a very impressive cloud. It’s normal behavior, when…

Porky's Brag

Porky’s Brag, Coach Tsjuimoto and Other News


A few news stories for the occasion: The Republican majority coalitions in the Alaska House and Senate accepted the conclusion of their elders, the FOSSILS1 and have adopted a state income tax. “We admit it,” said House Speaker Mike Chennault, “Governor Walker was right and we were wrong. A severe recession is the greater threat.…