The better to eat you with, my dear

It all started with the Big Bad Wolf. The Disney one. A girl across the street from us had the little storybook that came with a 45 record, the little pigs singing Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf. To which I’d whisper Me, me, me....more

Wolves in California for the 1st Time in 85 Years

This is both thrilling and depressing all at the same time. The San Francisco Chronicle reported several days ago (on December 30th, actually) that a wolf crossed over into California for the first time in 85 years - since they were extirpated from the state (although I wonder about individuals who might have migrated undetected). Apparently the individual crossed over from Oregon where they have 4 packs living with over two dozen individuals total....more