genegerue at ruralize.com
Mon Jul 23 18:08:40 EDT 2007
> Great. More crappy news. Al Gore will be all over this. Dang it, I was
> feeling so cheerful and upbeat this morning. I didn't turn on NPR
> I've started taking breaks from listening to the news now and then
> to give
> myself a break from the troubles of the world. Will go check on
> growth and see if we've any larger than golf-ball sized, that will
> lift me
> back up.
I once took a one-year hiatus from news in all forms. Except for a
couple awkward conversation black holes it caused me no harm. The
caveat, of course, is that knowledge is power. Ignorance may be more
blissful, but it may also preclude preparation.
Of course, we homesteaders can ride out any storm. If we can't, few
others will be around to chide us.
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