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    Lightbulb Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse

    This will be visible for the Southwest and Northwest states during the evening:

    Upcoming solar eclipse to project 'ring of fire' - CNN.com

    Thousands of people are planning viewing parties for the upcoming annular solar eclipse, a rare event in which the sun will appear as a thin ring behind the moon.The eclipse will begin over Asia on Monday morning, when it will be visible in southern Japan and southern China.In the United States, the eclipse will be visible on a path from northwestern Texas through New Mexico, northeastern Arizona, southern Utah, Nevada, northern California and southwestern Oregon late Sunday.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
    "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it." -- Frederic Bastiat

    "Certainly there is no hunting like the hunting of man and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never really care for anything else thereafter." Ernest Hemingway

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    Not viewable to me but looks cool
    Check your feelings at the door!

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    Yeah I hate that most of the country will miss it.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
    "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it." -- Frederic Bastiat

    "Certainly there is no hunting like the hunting of man and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never really care for anything else thereafter." Ernest Hemingway

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    It will be too far south of me. We are getting 24 hours of civil twilight now though, (in other words it doesn't get dark at night.)
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    My younger brother will get to see the full thing. He told me he has his welding goggles in hand. I love him, but damn if he wasn't bragging.
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    I should be able to see a partial eclipse from southern Colorado
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

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    Instant Replay as the science crowd does it : VIDEO: Solar Eclipse Time Lapse

    Watching the SLOOH live feed was much better. With YouTube live commentary running minute by minute video it reminded me of what Discovery was 20 years ago before they went to fishing shows. SLOOSH's next live event is "JFK Moon Anniversary" in less than four days. If they cover it at least as well as they covered this eclipse it will be worth sharing with Jr.

 

 

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