Late season dragonfly

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We’re almost at the end of the dragonfly season now in Northern Virginia and soon I’ll be seeing only the Autumn Meadowhawks (Sympetrum vicinum), historically the last dragonflies of the year to disappear. This past Monday, though, I managed to find a few Blue-faced Meadowhawk dragonflies (Sympetrum ambiguum), unusually hardy survivors this late in the season.

I really enjoy trying to get close-up shots of these colorful little dragonflies and my favorite shot is this close-up of one of them, perched on a fallen leaf.

Blue-faced Meadowhawk

When you pull back a little, you can see how tough the season has been for this dragonfly—portions of its wings are shredded. Somehow, however, it managed to fly about as though its wings were undamaged.

Blue-faced Meadwhawk

Temperatures last night dropped down into the upper 30’s F (3-4 degrees C) and I doubt that I will see any more Blue-faced Meadowhawks. I…

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Califatul ortodox de Teleorman si Paisie Aghioritul voteaza cu Victor Viorel Ponta

Originally posted on Politica ta:

Daca nu ati inteles de ce V.V. Ponta , in loc sa construiasca spitale noi, a  dat pomeni de milioane Bisericii din fondurile Guvernului, iata explicatia


Ce e hazliu la fituica din prima foto, gasita pe facebook, e ca biserica isi indeamna enoriasii, indeajuns de imbecili incat sa ii si urmeze sfaturile, sa il voteze pe unul care si-a batut joc fara probleme de cinci dintre cele 10 porunci
Porunca a VI-a „Să nu ucizi.”
Porunca a VII-a „Să nu fii desfrânat.”
porunca a VIII-a „Să nu furi.”
Porunca a IX-a „Să nu mărturisești strâmb împotriva aproapelui tău.”
porunca a X-a „Să nu poftești casa aproapelui tău; să nu poftești nevasta aproapelui tău, (…)”
Dar priviti acum a doua foto : vi se pare vreunul din cei care se plimba cu dottore, primarul pe care il tine tandru de manuta sau paparuda aia in sandale , popa, dascalul si gasca, ar poseda…

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Epigrama care mușcă (CXVI)

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INECHITATE

sarac-si-bogat

E greu când nu este egalitate

Și constatăm că, fără doar și poate,

Recesiunea asta ne separă

În cei ce-o simt și cei care-o declară.

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