Category Archives: nature

Amoeba’s Lorica: The Unbearable Lightness of Hawaiian Sushi Wrapper

Your Friendly Neighborhood Amoeba, as of this writing, has found no evidence that the Hawaiian Islands grow even a single tassel of rice, has found no evidence that Hawaiians, prior to European contact, knew of rice or any other grain. … Continue reading

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Amoeba’s Lorica: Thanks For Nothing, Walter Mitty

Seen this evening (1 November) on Your Friendly Neighborhood Amoeba’s Facebook feed, from a woman associated with some of YFNA’s radical feminist FB friends: Dear dumb, entitled, insecure, angry men of the world: I am tired of you. YFNA has … Continue reading

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Amoeba’s Lorica: Berries

The US state of Washington bears the nickname “Evergreen State” for a reason. Its trees stay green the year around. The word for the annual October irruption of ‘leaf peepers’ (the tourists seeking explosions of color in forests, as trees … Continue reading

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