Monday, September 20, 2010

Waiting out Igor

What could be a better name for a Himmicane than Igor?  Once again XO and I are sitting in port hoping that we will not see any real problems as Igor passes.  Even after Igor clears out we then have to deal with another set of winter gales to get out of Nova Soctia.

American Exceptionalism

Peter Schramm, liked to tell the story of his family's escape from Hungary in the aftermath of its failed revolution against Russian Com...