Sour Melons

Exposed as I am, even at this distance, to the still-radioactive residue of America’s “original sin,” I thank God every day for making Canada too cold to grow cotton.

Looks like I’ll have to add “watermelon” to that prayer of thanksgiving.


  • Exile1981

    Don’t even get me started on the topic of money poured down the drain of quebec.

  • Frau Katze

    NYT constantly publishes the stuff that Kathy linked to. I only grab the very worst. and even then, there would be far too many to post.

  • Hard Little Machine

    Of course Canada, what with not having a great deal of malaria either would have never had the economic requirement to import foreign malaria resistant labor from Africa to harvest anything at all.

    • Ed Ellison

      A lament I heard last week during Ferguson: we should have picked our own cotton.