Monday in the Reeds

The headlines, if you read them, are certain to put your mind in the reeds, surrounded like a small bird by the spread of Covid-19 after Thanksgiving and Trump’s lying rants. For the capper, yesterday I read a lengthy article in the NYT about a highly praised “expert” on the science of happiness who jumpedContinue reading “Monday in the Reeds”

Face Masks Mandated…in Carmel

California’s famed seaside town, Carmel-by-the-Sea, draws tourists in large numbers during the summer. Despite the pandemic, the sidewalks were crowded yesterday and everyone I saw wore a mask. In fact, the town has signs warning that not wearing a face mask will result in a $100 fine. The mandate doesn’t apply to people eating atContinue reading “Face Masks Mandated…in Carmel”