Wow. It’s been several months since I’ve posted dog and cat humor. Time sure flies, and my doggie-funnies folder needs to be thinned out a little bit. So here goes…. More…
Photo credit: Nate Zeman
Photo source: 1x.com
A state of emergency has been declared in Oregon and Washington, where a powerful winter storm brought deadly floods, heavy snows of up to 4 feet, a severe ice storm, and damaging winds Wednesday and Thursday. Heavy rains of 3 – 8 inches have fallen over a wide swath of Western Oregon since Monday, causing major to record flooding on multiple rivers and creeks. In Albany, Oregon, a family of four drove out of a supermarket parking lot and into a flooded Perwinkle Creek Wednesday night, and were swept away. Two people were rescued, but a 20-month-old boy and his mother drowned. The Marys River in Philomath rose to its highest flood on record yesterday, and will remain at major flood stage today before gradually receding tonight. The rains have tapered off over much of the region today, but renewed rains are expected later today and intermittently into early next week.
I see many have discovered the WordPress Snow option for those using WordPress.com sites – which this site is a .com site. When I first came across a .com blog with snow falling, I thought it was the coolest thing, but couldn’t figure out how they did it. So google-away I go. For those who do not know, you may toggle this feature under “Settings” then “General.”
I’m posting about this because I just noticed something…. The snow is interactive, and on most blogs, the flakes will be drawn towards your mouse icon. However, I just ran across a .com blog where the flakes go AWAY from the mouse icon.
Things that make you go “hmmmmmm….”