Who is Althouse? * View only LAW posts * Contribute * Shop AMAZON*
Winter is coming. Wisconsin can be downright arctic.
I learned from Billy the Exterminator that ground up Chrysanthemum flowers make an excellent, environmentally safe insecticide due to pyrethrins.
Commercial insecticide is often made from the exact same chemical that is in chrysanthemums. With the commercial stuff, however, you know exactly what strength you are getting.
I saw Billy the Exterminator catch an armadillo by mistake and it died from the sun (ironically in a Have-a-Heart trap). So he buried it in his cemetary for "mistakes." I never watched the show again. But maybe we can pitch in and have him show up here for J and Carol.
@Freeman: Interesting that pyrethrin comes from flowers and Kenya is the biggest producer. Pyrethroids are synthetic analogs have many of the same properties as the natural product. I wonder if there is a political issue here: "organic" vs. synthetic. first world vs. third world.
Surprised not to see this as an Althouse thread:In a court case sure to go down in history for one of the most bizarre rulings, a Wisconsin judge has held that American citizens do not have a "fundamental right to produce or consume foods of their choice." The decision was so shocking that the Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund asked the judge to issue a clarification of the ruling.http://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/constitution/9199-wis-judge-no-qfundamental-right-to-produce-and-consume-foodsqWisconsin: what you get when you combine farms with controlling judges.Deanna
"In a court case sure to go down in history for one of the most bizarre rulings...."If you knew the history of the law of fundamental rights -- a subject I teach -- you would find that opinion quite routine.
A sea of green spangled with white and a few pastels.The Blonde wouldn't like it - but I do.
"If you knew..." Please - educate me. References, links, resources? As a homeschooling Mom of three high schoolers (soph, Jr. and Sr.) I don't really have time for this, but I sure am interested!
We've got a cold front that's supposed to come through Florida this weekend. The low Sunday morning is predicted to be around 65 in Fort Myers. That will be the first low in the 60s in about five months. I'm looking forward to turning off the A/C and opening the windows up for some of that nice cool air.
This reminds me of the shocking meat video.
Hard Times, 1935Do you want to become my social secretary?Moe: How do you spell "chrysanthemum"? Larry: [thinks for a moment, looking confused] Moe: Oh, ignorant, eh? [slaps Larry, turns to Curley] Moe: How do you spell it? Curley: [very quickly] C-h-r-y-s-a-n-t-h-e-m-u-m. Moe: [pause] Why weren't you here a minute ago? [slaps Curley]
The opening notes of an impending Chrysanthemum Crescendo.
As well as refurbished office space, the building will also offer a brand new glazed monumental entrance. Although, technically two office buildings, they have been combined as one.Paid Forum Posting JobEMS Suppliestrade of the day
An indigenous leader in southern Brazil has been shot dead in front of his community, officials say.Nisio Gomes, 59, was part of a Guarani Kaiowa group that returned to their ancestral land at the start of this month after being evicted by ranchers. Vietnam Travel Blogfree text onlineJoell Ortiz mixtapes
He is currently in jail facing trial on a host of corruption and conspiracy charges alongside his political master of 30 years, Hosni Mubarak. osohonda parts
The Khmer Rouge government was finally overthrown in 1979 by invading Vietnamese troops, after a series of violent border confrontations.Chanel J12/Cartier Calibre replicahotmail frThe higher echelons of the party retreated to remote areas of the country, where they remained active for a while but gradually became less and less powerful.
Uffie dropped the ball. The Miami-born, Paris-dwelling rapper made a deep impact with 2006 debut single Pop the Glock, mangling her distinctive US-Gallic vowels around a cocky slab of electro that cemented a quick reputation for this brash new female MC and her producer (then-) boyfriend, Feadz. It should have been the start of something big for a fresh voice, but Uffie and Feadz kept things on the down-low, letting tracks seep out on blogs and under-promoting full singles. web designmarinejobs
nice idea..thanks for sharing...
Post a Comment