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... and all the State Park campgrounds closed. Now you have 60 miles of lake and campgrounds that are not used?? There are a good deal of snow birds from Canada and other places that begin to arrive in September increasing the population to 10,000 from 600. They keep the economy going for the year.
Wendell still doesn't see why this place isn't much busier and blames an agriculture ...
... climbing up those things the height of the new Freedom Tower, or looks like it. Interesting video on the sex life of these palms.
We've run out of new and interesting route here, so we came back Rt 111, which we did before then branched of 86, which we hadn't been on before. Saw the Spreckles Sugar Refinery - HOLY **** - the third largest refinery in the world and largest in the US. There's over 500,000 acres of sugar beets planted around here.
... native Americans, flood it. Maybe not.
But that created the urgent need for a dam, which created the Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. The Salton Sea became a resort area with upscale communities springing up on its edges, but as the sea has no natural influx, it has receded over the decades, leaving it briny, unfit for fish or anything else, and the towns virtually abandoned. Interesting to see them, but pitiful just the same.
So, here's some pix.
... other things that, for us at least, doesn't make it very attractive. Give us full utilities, baby, and call us woooses all you want. Also gimme football, the news and the history channel.
I'm running out of room here, so I'll just give you pictures. There sure is a lot to do here and tomorrow we're going on a two day jaunt around Salton Sea, maybe stop in Mecca (sling several politically incorrect jokes here), so I'll write about that ...
... But today I was talking
to Gene Flood, a former Stanford finance professor who now runs the fixed-income
money manager Smith Breeden Associates, and he surprised me by saying that he is
no longer quite the fervent believer in mark-to-market that he once was. The
credit crisis has caused such a liquidity crunch that market prices are not a
good reflection of true economic value, he said. If you ...