my ambition…

near Daytona, Florida…

Loon like you never see one

Mike Thompson in MN/WI/DAKOTA Wildlife fb group got this terrific photo of a Loon…

Drought Map for May 27th 2014

Green Heron Uses Bread To Bait And Catch Fish

Damnedest thing I’ve seen in a long time… dumb beasts indeed.

Registry Hack Enables Continued Updates For Windows XP

too funny… n anyway, Window$ should be free… (actually M$ should pay folks who have to use it, as in reparations for past crimes) … from
Registry Hack Enables Continued Updates For Windows XP
Posted by samzenpus on Monday May 26, 2014 @02:22PM
from the buying-time dept.
DroidJason1 (3589319) writes A registry workaround, which tricks Windows Update into thinking you are running Windows Embedded POSReady 2009, allows you to get free security updates until 2019. All you need is a simple 32bit or 64bit registry entry in order to make this work. POSReady 2009 is slated to receive security updates for another five years. Microsoft ended support for Windows XP on April 8th of 2014.”

Heron Catch-of-the-Day

photo by Alvin Sangma

at the beach today, Duluth, MN

photo by Steve Engleson