Frozen Campuses The Polar Vortex has arrived! i am seeing headlines such as for example: ‘CHICAGO COLDEST EVER! FROSTBITE IN MINUTES! -60° WIND CHILL MINNEAPOLIS.’ Note the all-caps, exclamation-pointed emphasis. I thought of were the students at the University of Chicago, Northwestern University and all the other campuses over which The Vortex will sweep (and has already swept) this week when I read that headline, the first people.
It’s not like the regular winter that is non-Vortexn’t already triggered dilemmas right here into the north climes. Yesterday, I’d to make a trip that is death-defying the frozen, icy tundra of my driveway in my own spouse’s Honda CR-V. The snowfall and ice addressing my concrete-paved driveway would require A cat D-9 bulldozer to split it loose. Nature is showing no mercy only at the start of 2019.
To facilitate my wife’s venture to your food store, we relocated her vehicle to the end for the driveway, that will probably be its new parking spot, outside the storage, until all this ice and snowfall loosens up — hopefully by June or July. The outside air heat is hovering simply above zero earlier this week and also for the next three mornings, it will be FROSTBITE IN MINUTES! ‘simply above zero’ reminds me of late comedian George Carlin’s bit since the Hippy Dippy Weatherman. He reported, ‘The temperature is zero. No weather today.’
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