Thursday, September 07, 2017

Unedited Footage of The Flood





Hurricane flooding in Houston. Briar Forest Drive looking east, toward the intersection with Gessner Road. Recorded on September 3, 2017.

FINAL CUT




Final Cut - A family moviemaking tradition comes to an end

From Calvin Trillin, The New Yorker, September 11, 2017 issue.

Saturday, September 02, 2017

New Orleans’ Queen of Creole Cooking Still Reigns at 94



A great story about a great chef and a great person. Leah Chase, chef and co-owner of Dooky Chase Restaurant in New Orleans.

The Moundville Archaeological Park





Taking a break from the hurricane for a few minutes. This is a short video about a late-prehistoric site in Alabama.

Friday, September 01, 2017

Bernstein, The greatest 5 min. in music education





I often lament not paying closer attention in music theory class. This is a good five-minute substitute.

Unedited Footage of A Rose





The first post-hurricane rose bloom. Notice the sandbags still in the background.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

SANDBAGS BEFORE THE STORE




Lowe's said they were sold out of sand. Which was true, but the lawn and garden section had bags of paving sand and paving base. The bags worked just fine.