The spirit of ADN lives on: got a PM on Twitter from a former ADNer offering to send me a box of N100 masks to deal with the smoke from the fires in Ventura. ADN people always were the best people. :-)
@doctorlinguist Here's the current situation. I'm near the 101/126 interchange.
The City of Ventura has declared a citywide curfew from 10pm to 5am until further notice. We are also being advised to boil tap water before drinking it or cooking with it.
After two X-rays and two hours in the dentist's chair, my dentist (who is awesome) has completed a root canal and made me a new tooth.
Just broke a tooth. Damn.
Good news: new Birkenstocks were just delivered.
Bad news: now I have to break in another new pair of Birkenstocks.
Stories like this are why I can't quite shake the feeling that Elon Musk is a modern-day Preston Tucker: https://www.autoblog.com/2017/11/22/tesla-spending-8000-dollars-per-minute-needs-cash
Charles Manson is dead. Good.