Obama continues idiotic border policies. This is a fine op-ed piece in the NYTimes on the costs of the wall along the US-Mexico frontier. Obama has shown so little curiosity about Mexico and Latin America (and probaby other parts of the world) that it isn't funny. While Hillary Clinton is a very appealing woman, she didn't help in this regard. I can't imagine John Kerry doing any better.
Everyday Literacies This blog makes me feel like a stranger in a strange land...the writers are completely comfortable moving across the seas of cyberspace as if they were (and, actually, they are) just ordinary parts of our reality. And they move in the world more comfortable to me as well.
Rita's Dog Blog our dog Rita hopes to include not just stories of her life but also pictures of dogs in art, dog art, etc. She loves it when people look at it. This blog is a special privilege for her as she has been so good at accepting the onslaught of three more dogs after a long, calm life as the only dog in the family.