Red Sox outfielders have a routine where, after every win, one player does a dance while 2 players mime taking a pix. I offer this up as a way to gird my loins for tomorrow’s debate. Really. I’m that distressed.

 

 Read more at: http://nesn.com/2016/09/mookie-betts-adds-the-carlton-to-red-soxs-outfield-dance-repertoire

Marbled Godwits, me, and Hillary: a 420 character 9-line poem on staying strong in the face of danger.

Flush not!

I, like the Marbled Godwit, am not easily flushed as in knocked off my nest,

either from my brood or the now emptier but still sweet home

& the man I live with.

Incubating MGs sit motionless even when approached by predators

and can actually be lifted from their nests, they’re that tenacious.

I see Hillary like this and will wish her well on Monday night.

A Trump win will be disaster for US(A).

Flush not!!

White Helmets targeted by Assad. This is an internationally renowned group of rescue volunteers now turned to rubble. Wrong. Wrong. Wrong.

Unprecedented escalation of the Syrian government air campaign opens five-foot deep craters. Unspeakable. http://knkx.org/post/syrias-famed-white-helmets-group-says-its-being-targeted-new-offensive

Also civil defense centers: