Monthly Archives: March 2016

“I Believe” with Jerry Lewis

In the 1960s or thereabouts I watched part of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s fundraising telethon. One powerful moment I recalled this morning was of host and famous comedian Jerry Lewis holding a small child while singing the song by Ervin … Continue reading

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Temperature inversions

  In winter, cold, damp air settles in California’s Central Valley. A temperature inversion forms, with this cold, heavy air lying below drier, warmer air. It may condense as a layer of fog, hugging the ground or floating above. I grew up in the … Continue reading

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