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Stranger than strange

Stranger than strange. Have you ever heard that statement? I guess that means it's REALLY strange. I had it point out to be that Ash Wednesday falls on February 14th, which is also of course, Valentine's Day. Also, Easter  Sunday falls on April 1st, "April Fools Day". See what I mean, stranger than strange.

The east coast continues to get battered by the big winter storm. then I saw that Mount St. Helens is rumbling again in the Pacific Northwest. Stranger than strange.

Although, I don't have the exact date I know it's about six weeks and until pitchers and catchers report to their spring training camps. Baseball is just around the corner.

By the way, you can find the weather forecast on line at, just click on the weather tab,


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