Today I'm taking a bus ride with a reporter who's living in and writing about East Oakland for the Tribune. He's not from here & wants to learn about Oakland as it was, how it's changed. I'm excited to be part of his project but I hope he doesn't want to take pictures of me :-)
Public Service Announcement: In trying to figure out what to do with my cayenne peppers sprouting in the garden I turned to the internet, as the internet cannot lie (bonjooouuurrr). Mr internet says they are mild to medium hot, and get hotter as you let them grow from green to red. "Around here Cayenne pepper are eaten out of hand with vegetables."
The more I think about, the more it irritates me that Khan Noonien Singh was originally played by a person-of-color, but now isn't. Just one more reason why I won't watch Star Trek Into Darkness, I guess.
The noise to signal ratio in my personal inbox has been ridiculous for some time now. Don't want to start a new email. Did create an email addy for commercial transactions recently. Guess it's time to make some filters. *sigh*