If you're looking for a bright spot...
in the local football firmament, feel free to celebrate my fantasy football team's commanding victory today. Go Hibernians!
Which is an admittedly flimsy pretext for the opportunity to remind you that our 8th Blogiversary Begathon is underway. The wolf isn't actually at the door this time, but he's circling the yard and sniffing the air. If you can chip in for a little wolf repellent it would be appreciated more than I can express.
Here's the PayPal link.