Every state is unique and has amazing places to visit, but California is truly amazing, so much to visit and see. And I haven't even ventured into the top half of the state yet!
The Discoverer helpfully notes: The Best Small Town in Each State. For California their pick is Ojai, a worthy choice but not far away and already well known to me. I would love to visit Skagway, Alaska - was just reading a book about the Yukun gold rush - but that would be a bit of a long drive. Bisbee, Arizona looks nice, but it's also too far, and Virginia City, Nevada is even further. Stay tuned...
In case you're wondering, Critical Section started on January 1, 2003.
Popular Mechanics via Instapundit: America just made a Huge Investment in Next-Gen Nuclear Power. Yay.
Instapundit notes: Beyond Parody: CNN taps Greta Thunberg for expert coronavirus panel. "In case you didn't realize how hard the writers at the Babylon Bee have to work to surpass reality." It would be funnier if it were less true.
Another longtime blogger I like, Kim du Toit: Remembering. "To anyone who may take issue with me over this: fuck with me at your peril." Yes, you must read click through.
Daring Fireball: What time is it in London? "Every other service that tries to answer 'What time is it in London?' gets it right. Only Siri gets it wrong." Siri has been so bad for so long, that it defies explanation. Apple are surely aware of this and have the resources to fix it.
I am a not-so-closet Eurodance fan. Cascada, September, Ian van Dahl, I love them all. And so I love this: Trains Speed Through Swiss Countryside to Techno Beats. Even cooler than you might imagine.
While I was out not blogging in 2016 Steven den Beste passed away, a giant of the early days of the blogosphere. (His blog USS Clueless is still up, yay.) Glenn Reynolds notes his evergreen unified theory of left-wing ideas:
Cheers all, and happy voyaging!