Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/16/2023 - 12:25

NOAA declares El Nino watch, with large-scale atmospheric and oceanic changes being detected for the next ENSO phase.

El Niño is the cycle's warm phase when ocean temperatures in the central and eastern Pacific Ocean rise and there is more precipitation. El Niño causes the Pacific jet stream to move south and spread further east.

What to watch for: El Nino likely to develop this summer https://www.noaa.gov/news/what-to-watch-for-el-nino-likely-to-develop-s…


Submitted by ub on Sun, 04/16/2023 - 08:21

We begin with where it all started, with the Russia investigation, the Jan 6 Probe, fraud, financial crimes, foreign lobbying, contempt of Congress, and hush money with surely more indictments to come. The Web Master’s real master appears to be Putin.

A Slice of NYC Paradise

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/15/2023 - 21:24

Just a few minutes from Manhattan Island on the 6 Subway headed Uptown untill the last stop is a walkable paradise island.

City Island offers all the attraction, charm and convenience of a small New England fishing village that will make your day trip worthwhile.

Summer is outdoor season in City Island, with thousands of visitors to the restaurants and nearby Pelham Park and The Bronx Riviers. Family-owned shops are also a must.


Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/15/2023 - 08:29

Democracy falls state by state when our well paid and duly elected representatives stop focusing on their primary responsibilities.


Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/14/2023 - 11:40

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Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/13/2023 - 15:56

ProPublica published a bombshell story revealing that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas secretly accepted luxury trips and travel from billionaire Republican donor Harlan Crow and that Thomas did not disclose these trips on his annual financial disclosures. Thomas later put out a statement saying he didn’t think he needed to disclose the trips. Crow’s statement said it was hospitality for dear friends and wasn’t intended to influence justice.


Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/13/2023 - 14:46

Our #CityImages daily blog decided to leave #Twitter long before #NPR, #PBS, and all the rest

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Submitted by ub on Thu, 04/13/2023 - 11:26

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