What to do with the hangin man……


Once the third largest city in California after San Francisco and Sacramento.   Located in the foothills an hour south east of Sacramento, Dry Diggins was located at the base of the gold country.  Thousands of people were drawn to the area to make their fortune.  This new found prosperity  attracted robbers and a fair amount of murders took place in the area. ItContinue reading “What to do with the hangin man……”

First Drive: 2013 Audi S5


Although the 2013 Audi S5 receives a refresh, it’s not very different from the original Audi S5. Why? Walter de’Silva declared the original Audi A5/S5 coupe to be his most beautiful design ever and not much needed changing to keep the car looking good. Come to think of it, there wasn’t much about the S5 that neededContinue reading “First Drive: 2013 Audi S5”

Bloomberg is # 2 and Channel 13 goes retro: Just sayin for Nov 3,2010


While all the other stations 3, 10,40 went  high tech with touch screen computers, channel 13’s reporters used a marker to color in states as they turned red- and she stayed remarkably within the lines. Speaking of KOVR, the skyline used at the opening on the news looks more like Philadelphia than Sacramento, the shot last less thanContinue reading “Bloomberg is # 2 and Channel 13 goes retro: Just sayin for Nov 3,2010”