Robert (gurdonark) wrote,

day of changes

This week the Arkansas Razorbacks are playing in the college baseball World Series final. I've been watching the games. Oregon State and Arkansas are fairly well-matched. A woman in the stands had a miniature razorback hog head face-painted onto her cheek.  The last time the Arkansas Razorbacks played in the finals was when I was a junior in college.

The heat is hot. I walked in the shade at Breckinridge Park at Noon. That felt nice. I got yet another fleeting glance at the Indigo Bunting.

Today is my 22-year-old niece's birthday. She's turned out well. I tried to reach her by phone, but I assume she's tied up enjoying her day

The day brought the unfortunate news that Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring. I did not always agree with his decisions, but I felt he tried to call them in line with his vision of how things should work.  I am concerned his replacement will be more of a partisan.

Last night I watched part of the Brendan-Fraser-infused "Journey to the Center of the Earth". I like that kind of popcorn movie. I liked that Anita Briem is an Icelandic actor who plays an Icelandic mountain guide.

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