I love waking up in national forests.


I spent most of the day driving and listening to Mike Duncan talk about the French Revolution.

I stopped at Kum & Go.


In the afternoon I went by Mount Rushmore.

The ten miles leading up to it are full of cheesy tourist attractions. A "mystery spot". Some family-friendly VR entertainment center. This "Be the President" place:


Here's the monument:


Oddly, Hare Krishna Society had a booth there:


I'm at a Love's tonight. I'm really coming to like Love's. Their showers, how reliably pleasant a place to be it is. I feel safe leaving my laptop on the table when I go to the bathroom. My list of corporations I actively advocate has grown to Love's, Starbucks, and Costco.

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