I was thinking about fishing rods while I stood on a ladder on Sunday, working on the house. I was trimming out an upstairs window, my shirt dusted with pine sawdust and the air full of pine, as well.
Diamond Reynolds had the foresight to document the death of her fiancé, Philandro Castile, on Facebook Live. Otherwise, the world might not have questioned the shooting of the young black man during a routine Minnesota traffic stop.
It might have been the news story about Tour de France officials using remote sensing systems to detected hidden electric engines built inside the shafts of bicycle frames to help cheating cyclists win the Tour.