Tag Archives: Trees

For every shlemiel there’s a schlemazel

and every tyrant has the proletariat.But the victims often stop obeying and instead hang the dictator and his ministers. There are no longer telegraph poles but there are a few trees around. Or so it’s said. Think of that when … Continue reading

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Courting the Supremes.

They seem a little bit peeved with the Trump agenda, especially the part about putting the SCOTUS under the Executive Command. Maybe Il Douche didn’t take civics or at least not seriously when he was in the “elite” academy in … Continue reading

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Colorado Springs administrators think 100 years is old enough for local trees

Colorado Springs city administrators have announced they will have to cut down a number of 100-year-old trees in the historic downtown area, due they explain, to diminishing water access and the resultant risk of limbs falling, jeopardizing motorists. Rescuing the … Continue reading

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The Toilet Paper Bears – A Fitting Analogy for once.

So, leave aside the notion that male bears tend to eat their offspring. It’s a little too graphic for the anthropomorphists But one of their new themes is Poppa Bear and Little Bear in a rowboat fishing. Little Bear gets … Continue reading

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Conspicuous Consumption…

There was on a Network show, I believe the Today Show, demonstrating the latest Haute Couture fad, Chocolate and Wine parties. At one end of the table is a chocolate fountain dispensing White Chocolate syrup, in the middle, Milk Chocolate … Continue reading

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Anthropomorphism, the Chinese Pandas and the El Paso County Zoo

Not THIS El Paso County, El Paso, Texas. They never had a panda, even in the freewheeling times before Zoos took on a true scientific mission nobody would have been dumb enough to give a panda to that pathetic joke … Continue reading

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Tree Killers, Rejoice!

Yes, in keeping with a made-up tradition that has NOTHING to do with Christ, wherein the Timber/Lumber companies can sell pines that are a) Too small to sell as construction material and b) grown using Public Funds on Public Lands, … Continue reading

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Nevada Avenue is losing its shade trees

COLORADO SPRINGS- Unless you ride the city buses which leave the downtown station, you may not have noticed the leafy shade is gone. A few years ago when urban improvement struck Tejon Street, merchants were able to dash outside a … Continue reading

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