Category Archives: Yikes!

Romanian immigrants are ‘defecating in the streets and cutting off the heads of chickens’, complain outraged residents of a Pennsylvania town

Members of the Californian Borough community in Washington County said they are repulsed by the behavior of their new neighbors, with over 600 residents signing a petition demanding that they alter their lifestyle.

45 minutes away.

National Geographic’s Guide To The Yellowstone Supervolcano

Amid a growing ‘swarm’ of over earthquakes (now over 1000), and Montana’s largest quake ever, scientists are growing increasingly concerned that the so-called ‘super-volcano’ at the heart of Yellowstone National Park could be building towards a Category 7 eruption. So what is a ‘super-volcano’ and what does its explosion mean for life on earth? NatGeo explains…

h/t LS


Plumbing Plumbing Plumbing…

First the good news… We’ll have water back sooner than expected assuming all goes to plan.

With the exception of being able to do laundry.

Our floor had the good fortune to be scheduled for today, Friday.

To remove the evil Kitec piping they are cutting access holes through the drywall in the laundry, kitchen and den, the pic above is of the kitchen cuts.

But that means the drywall in the laundry room won’t be replaced until early next week as these guys ain’t workin no weekends.

And that means the washer/dryer can’t be hooked up until the drywall patching and painting is completed.

A little more good news… they won’t have to knock out any bathroom tiles, that would have been an additional replacement cost we would have had to bear.