Sunday, February 21, 2010

Hong Kong photos

A couple of photos from my trip to Hong Kong last summer (which I finally copied off my friend's memory chip).

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Mosquito nets for Senegal and Gambia!

I am just copying and forwarding this from the Friends of Senegal and the Gambia listserve:

Dear Friends,

Before the holidays we asked for your support to provide Senegalese and
Gambians with 60,000 mosquitoes nets, throughout the PCV communities. *PCVs
still need your support to raise $30,000, which will reach the target of
another 20,000 nets.

“We need as much help as possible from all interested be it $5 or $100.  *
100%* of the donations buys nets – not a cent comes off the top. Funds
raised are matched dollar for dollar by the Against Malaria
Foundation.” Against
Malaria Foundation is a 501c3 organization providing nets all over the

Please visit the links below to make your donation and see what others are
saying about theirs.



We can help protect our African communities from Malaria.

For further information about how to help fundraise please contact; Rob
Mather CEO of AMF, or Chris Hedrick, PC Country
Director, Senegal

Friday, February 12, 2010

Been shoveling a lot of snow...

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Cabin fever escape

I finally made it out of the house yesterday and got some real food (made in a restaurant).  Anyway, this is my contribution to DC's snowpocalypse photo collection.

Friday, February 05, 2010

Empty shelves

Empty shelves, just like in Communist countries. Proof that a Bolshevik revolution is indeed happening in America? 

No, but it might snow tomorrow.