All over Guatemala you see former US school buses, Bluebirds, Fords, in use as public transit, etc, that have had big chrome Mercedes emblems bolted to the back. I never understood why.
This bus had one, but it's out of frame.
I was in El Salvador and Guatemala every summer from '89-'97, doing human rights volunteer work. Worked with teachers's unions, womens's groups, farmworkers, etc. There were civil wars going on in both countries. In '92 during a teacher strike, the govt hewspaper in Salvador mentioned me as "a...
My GFY board is in daily use in the bird shelter, where upwards of 10 lbs of fruit and veg get diced daily. In case anyone cares, we use a group of Tosagata knives that I got before prices went nuts...deba, nakiri, and santoku.
Ok, I actually read the entire article. I cant tell WHO was rating the various years, or based on WHAT criteria. In fact, it looks like both who and what changed from one model to another. In other words, it's a random mash-up of previous review summaries.
Aside from problems with the...
Morning jeeple. The world looks a bit better today. One adoption leaves at noon, and six more are pending home inspections or other phases.
No, parrots do NOT do well in jeeps.
However, I have hired a new trunk monkey.
I've been pretty happy with it. The edges are high enough to contain a liquid spill or raccoon urine, there are no holes in it (but it has cutouts in place for the seat latches) and it's thick and sturdy but flexible...even in cold temps...
Well...no. Cold outside iscwhat we have here...10 below zero without the chill factor. Oh, and....my nephew is a volunteer firefighter in Kenny Lake Alaska. Couple weeks ago he was out fighting a house fire in -50.