Re: Mother nature

Spike Jones (
Thu, 16 Sep 1999 22:38:37 -0700

Michael S. Lorrey wrote:

> Ah, but I included waterfront property as well, and I see you didn't
> take umbrage to the homes of yuppies getting waxed. Who is cold now?

I resemble that remark!

{8^D Whereas stupidity is a crime, poverty is not. Although both seem to be punished about equally.

Alas, I did overlook the oblique reference to the wealthy waterfront crowd. This is a matter of importance to me, as I am in a career transition, and the location of one possible future is near the waterfront: Seal Beach California. I had convinced myself I was living in one of the most expensive and crowded places on the continent. Then I learned that if one is within a couple miles of the coast in Orange county, it is about the same cost of living as the Sillyclone Valley. {8-[ And the traffic may be even worse. (My LA based friends may be able to educate me here.)

Perhaps I will leave rocket science and do something else when I grow up.

BTW, Mike, my non-evacuating folks came thru the storm without a scratch. {8-] spike