Itinerary

It’s starting to look pretty empty in the house, as most of our stuff is now boxed to go. With that in mind, here’s our approximate planned route: I-90 to NY via Springfield, MA. I-90, I-87, I-84 to PA. Possible stops at New Paltz. I-84, I-380, I-81 via Scranton, PA. Possible stop at Harrisburg, PA. I-81 through MD to WV, via Hagerstown. I-81 through WV to VA. I-81, I-66, I-64, I-81 again.

Putting an end to partisan politics

From the Washington Post: A day after Congress voted to authorize Bush to use force against Iraq, a mass e-mail was distributed by the executive office of the president. It referred to Sen. Robert C. Byrd (D-W.Va.), who led the opposition to the resolution, as “doddering old Bob Byrd, the senile senator from West Virginia.” It called Hispanic Democrats in the House who opposed the resolution “self-centered, do-nothing, $150,000/year plus perks yo-yo’s.