Red White and Booze – Where America Drinks the Most: Maps

See http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2015/04/23/binge-drinking-study/26244805/ It’s one of those things we’ve probably all wondered about at some point. Just how alcohol soaked is the United States? I began to ponder this question after seeing recently broadcast cell phone video footage of a gang rape executed in broad daylight of a young woman, passed out cold in her beach…

Hopeful Suggestions for California’s Current Drought & Water Calamity: Maps, Photos

I’m quite sure there are many brilliant people in California who have been screaming from the rafters for at least 4-5 years that this current calamity could have been avoided, had there been the political will long ago in Sacramento to harvest rainwater during deluge seasons, and to build large state-of-the-art seawater DE-salinization plants along…