That long, slow slide

Just to the west, in the town of Mustang:

After a sizzling 42°F yesterday, there’s no ice left; most of what remains turns out to be the remains of destroyed Bradford pear (Pyrus calleryana) trees.


  1. Roger Green »

    1 December 2015 · 2:19 pm

    Saw that speed limit sign on the national news (CBS, I think).

  2. CGHill »

    1 December 2015 · 2:42 pm

    Not surprising. The Lost Ogle has a sampling of media asking the photographer for permission to republish outside Twitter:

    Said TLO’s Patrick about the next one (there’s always a next one);

    [I]t will be interesting to see how many people stand around outside watching ice melt from signs so they can take a pic, hit their 15 minutes of viral photo fame and mingle with Social Media Bandits from the cable news world.

    Some people will really, really want those 15 minutes.

  3. fillyjonk »

    1 December 2015 · 4:22 pm

    It’s a cool photo, though.

  4. McGehee »

    1 December 2015 · 6:17 pm

    If I ever see such a thing, I’ll be too tempted to troll the media.

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