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March of the Penguins and Naturalist Speak

Later, Memorial Day. Watched March of the Penguins on DVD (thank you, Netflix). What with Morgan Freeman’s voiceover, and then the special feature — Penguins and Humans — about the two guys who spent 13 months in Antarctica filming the Emperor Penguins, I couldn’t get that natural history style of narration out of my head. […]

Memorial Day

This morning I went to a local Memorial Day ceremony. In San Marino, not my own town of Monrovia (San Marino’s began at 9am with an appearance from my congressman, David Dreier.) Though I didn’t know it when I made plans, Dreier had 7 Memorial Day ceremonies to attend today. I got to speak with […]