I was thinking that I needed this plate a week or so ago, but it didn’t do this guy any good so it probably wouldn’t have helped me either.


The weather is here… Wish you were beautiful

Weather jul2

… or something like that.  I have no idea what we did to deserve this but I’m not gonna ask around because I don’t want to know.  It’s been in the mid to upper 90’s for the last week or so.  The 4th  of July is notoriously hot and usually stormy in St. Louis so this is very unusual.

While we’re talking about the weather I ran across this tidbit on weather in St. Louis from days gone by…

1875 We know the weather is weird in St. Louis, but this is too much. According to an old weather service log book, a signal corps observer reported “a small shower of bullfrogs” here.