Feb 27, 2016
commented on Umberto Eco Is Dead
Agreed about Travels in Hyperreality. The essay recounting his visit to a waxwork recreation of the Last Supper in California is hilarious.
Aug 19, 2015
commented on What the Northwest Wildfires Look Like from Space
And the dust! I was driving through the farmlands of central Oregon last week and was amazed to see rising billowing curtains of topsoil rising in giant plumes from all of the dry fields. Dustbowl revisited!