Thursday, March 08, 2007

Exploration photos

So, here are some photos from the surrounding area. I've tried to take some pictures of the apartment's neighborhood, too. So, maybe I'll add those later. :-)

A nearby county park has some really great scenes:



We also took a road trip last month up Highway 1 from Santa Cruz to Half Moon Bay. See the photo set for this.

Wednesday, March 07, 2007

Humans rights & most-favored-nations

So, it's not often that mainstream media reports on human rights violations, but it is here. Now the question is, why exactly does China and Russia have most-favored-nation status?

Marriage with kids becoming less common?

This article was in today's paper. It was a surprise to me, but mostly because it seems like that, at least with people my age, that all the married women I know have kids. Dave and I more often than not seem to be the exception.