Like most young adults, I woke earlier this week and as usual checked the various social media outlets. What would flood my feed in the next few seconds was neither shocking nor surprising.
At this point, the names of the Robertson family are used as commonly as “take a bath” and “brush your teeth” in most households. They are just as known for their wild antics — ranging from hunting and fishing to teaching Sadie how to drive — as they are their Christian beliefs and how they are portrayed on their nation-wide hit television show.
We have an upcoming election to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Congressman Rodney Alexander effective this past Thursday the 26th. The election is scheduled for Oct. 19. The runoff is Nov. 16. That’s right, as if we never have any elections in Louisiana, this special one goes to ballot three weeks from yesterday.
Man — I thought that a change in weather to cooler temperatures would give us a rain. Well I guess I got mine.
I got one of the two-inch rains on one afternoon and the next day I was over at the Walmart parking lot when one of the six-inch rains came by.
As the rain hit the hot pavement, steam came up, and the raindrops that were about six inches apart would dry up and the drop disappeared into the air, just like the rain drops from the rain that produced drops two inches apart the day earlier. It has cooled off and 79 degree nights feel cool.