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Maybe 1960 is the Outlier…

Much is being made of this Pew Research report indicating that the number one accommodation option for the 18-to-34 year old age group is to live at home – either moving back in after a brief foray into the real world (or college), or, in many cases, never leaving.

But, looking at the graphic below, it seems that we’re just returning to the more traditional patterns with the 1960 sample being the exception, not the rule.

The marriage spike in 1960 is unusual as well – just what was going on in 1960?


Trump Protest in Albuquerque

In advance of his visit to the Treasure State (i.e., here in Montana), the BBC reports on the latest Trump protest, this one occurring last night in New Mexico.

It’s shaping up to be an interesting summer – as the weather warms (and the national election news coverage heats up), the natives will get even more restless…

Bryan Cranston Birthday Boy

A good example of why ABC chose to extend Jimmy Kimmel’s contract for three more years.

Haven’t seen it yet, but HBO’s All the Way, in which Cranston reprises his Tony Award winning role as Lyndon B. Johnson, is surely worth watching.

A Lot of Nothingness, Milkdromeda

A little perspective…

FYI – Ferengis appear at about the six minute mark


After seeing stories on network news about how long airport security lines have become at major airports, just one thought comes to mind – thank God I don’t have to fly anywhere anymore. The graphic below from this Quartz story explains the situation:

CNN/Money reports that travelers in Chicago are being told to arrive three hours prior to their departure time – as if Chicago doesn’t already have enough  problems…

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