Sunday, August 11, 2019

My, What Big Teeth You Have

From the TSG postcard archives: Locals admire cast of a Suchomimus (crocodile mimic) skeleton at the Flame of Peace Ceremony
Agadez, Nigeria 9/25/2000

Below: Artist's rendering shows that onlookers would've been a nice-sized snack

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Way Out West, Mate

This project was supposed to get posted a couple of days ago, but TSG had a helluva time getting the final product together. In the end, after all the myriad issues, we came up with a decent slideshow of things you might see in Western Australia. 

(Absence of Aussie TV themes due to project burnout) 

Saturday, August 3, 2019

We Got The Beat (Farmers)

(Alternate title: Hubba hubba hubba hubba hubba)

Saturday, July 27, 2019

TSG Slips You A Micky

Mr. Dolenz (and sister Coco) at the San Diego County Fair.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

The Little B.B.*

Recently, TSG has noticed a hummingbird spending what seemed to be an inordinate amount of time hovering and flitting around outside the bedroom window. Since there are no flowering plants in the general vicinity, we wondered what was going on. 

Well, after a bit of closer observation, we discovered the reason for the hummer's hanging about:

*Baby Bird

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Freshly Hatched White-lined Sphinx Moth

Just-exited chrysalis to the right.
Seen on Guy Fleming Trail, Torrey Pines State Park

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Everything's Just Ducky

 Seen at the Hobby Pavilion, Alameda County Fair

Sunday, June 23, 2019

More Woodies Than You Can Shake A Stick* At

*A wooden one.

Seen at the 25th annual Woodies on the Wharf event. 

Friday, June 14, 2019

Where's Willard?

Readers may have noticed a lack of input from our favorite comment reply guy. Not to worry, he's off enjoying a family reunion. With so many Biscuits spread out all around the country, you can imagine what a substantial gathering it must be. 

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Right Lens Selfie

Funk 'n Flash / Sebastopol CA

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Won't Be Swimming Laps Tonight

Lodging establishment's name not mentioned to avoid legal action.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

All Ashore Circa 1920

Passengers disembarking from a coastal schooner via "the wire", Mendocino CA

Monday, June 3, 2019

Not Quite The Tres Hombres Gatefold

In the eyes bigger than one's stomach department, behold the taco/tamale plate from Windsor's Mi Pueblo restaurant:

The fist thing TSG thought when we opened our take out container was, "holy moly, that looks exactly like the inside album art from that ZZ Top album!

Well, not exactly, but you can see the resemblance if you squint a little:

Sunday, June 2, 2019

This Post Sponsored By F. W. Seitz

Seen at the Downieville Museum
 Editor's note: We tried our best to sharpen up the images
 in an attempt to make the text readable,
 but we were only partially successful. 

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Pete And Carrie Underwood Together For The First Time

Reflection/juxtaposition seen @ Clock Tower Records, Grass Valley CA

Friday, May 31, 2019

Hey You Guys!

Watching The Goonies / Rm 204 / Pollock Pines CA

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Teddy Roosevelt Slept Here

A quick visit to the impressive Grizzly Giant.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019