Life off the grid in the SW Texas desert. An experiment in sustainable living. NUMBERS AT THE END OF EACH BLOG POST: temp at 8PM,high temp,low temp,rainfall,wind conditions(CalmBreezyWindyGusty). Live streaming video at http://ustre.am/TM8N
Monday, November 21, 2011
Started off with a foggy morning. Prepped the next section for leveling sand for pavers but checked the check list and discovered I need to fill blocks with concrete first. Wasn't up for the task so had a big lunch down south with Chuck then came home and took a nap.
Good news from the NRA to wrap up 2011. http://www.nraila.org/Legislation/Federal/Read.aspx?id=7180 Also from the NRA - November 16: The U.S. House of Representatives has passed an important self-defense measure that would enable millions of Right-to-Carry permit holders across the country to carry concealed firearms while traveling outside their home states. H.R. 822, the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act, passed by a majority bipartisan vote of 272 to 154. All amendments aimed to weaken or damage the integrity of this bill were defeated.
With the increasing incidents of violence against the OWS protesters across the country - I wonder if this legislation will make it through the Senate and be signed into law by the president. 62,82,52,0,B