Wednesday, November 05, 2008

Wednesday

Some interesting election, eh?

Pretty much most of the stuff I voted on went the way I voted. How different!

Some interest maps at the Election Results web page. Scroll down to the Maps section for links to see how each county voted.

It was fifty degrees (Fahrenheit) this morning when I took off. A bit cool! But it's going to warm up, another Santa Ana is expected tomorrow.

Heading home, I saw this classic Ford Mustang. What a cutie!

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I'm always looking for antennas, this guy is growing quite an antenna farm in his backyard.

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You remember Art Bell, he was also a ham radio operator. Here's a pic of his 5-acre antenna farm.

Riding into the afternoon sun I nearly (well, I COULD have!) ran over this female person hitch-hiking in the bike lane.

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Speaking of bike lights, a topic always close to my heart, I was at Home Depot the other day looking at Malibu replacement lamps, as that is what I use on my bike. The LV505 25 watt halogen lamps were going for $18.00 a pair. I couldn't bring myself to part with that much! And I wanted more than the LV504 14 watt lamp ($9.00/pair) that I had. Then, this morning, I examined the lamp on the bike (with a magnifier) and found it was an LV500. That's an 11 watt incandescent! No wonder it's not as bright as I thought! All these years.... I think I need to upgrade, pronto!

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