Monthly Archives: July 2011

RIP, Quest 7/99-6/11

07/01/2011
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RIP, Quest 7/99-6/11

Sad news. We had to put our cat Quest (aka Tron) down on June 16. I was there with him at U Penn, so he wasn’t alone. The vet thought it could’ve been cancer, but there was internal bleeding and the like which made it a choice between euthanasia and probably less than a day…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCIX

07/01/2011
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCIX

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 1621. South Kona, Hawaii. June 11. Man in his late 30s…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCVIII

07/01/2011
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCVIII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 1608-1611. Chicago. June 6. Woman and three children hospitalized in serious-to-critical…

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Louden went to a Phillies/Cubs game

07/01/2011
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Louden went to a Phillies/Cubs game

… and, though his father didn’t much care for the outcome, he quite enjoyed watching the Phillies win 7-5. Even better, he’s now one of very few human beings who have a certificate proving their first-ever live-sporting event featured Roy Halladay and Carlos Zambrano, even if he won’t be able to recount what he saw…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCVII

07/01/2011
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CCVII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 1598. Madison, Wisc. May 31. 23-year-old woman suffers severe injuries when…

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