The iconic characters that soar between the Manhattan skyscrapers every year may not lift off Thursday if sustained winds exceed 23 mph and gusts exceed 34 mph, according to city rules enacted after fierce winds in 1997 caused a Cat in the Hat balloon to topple a light pole and seriously injure a woman spectator. (AP)
Went to Costco for the very first time this weekend. It was a sufficiently unusual experience that I had a good time, and I certainly saved some money. It was only afterward when I looked at the pictures that I realized I had been turned into zombie shopper cattle and that my soul was dead.