Two things the Internet needs more of: cats and lists. That up there is a scrappy little New London kitty I encountered while wandering around the docks trying to track down a person who was supposed to be there but who I never found. (Sounds more interesting than it was.)
And here is a list. A few days ago Buzzfeed came out with "21 Signs You're From Connecticut." I agreed with a whopping three of them. Maybe 3.5. And then I remembered I'd written my own such list, back in 2009. It is, inexplicably, one of the most viewed posts on this blog. A couple of items on my list had become outdated, so I made a few edits and additions. Here is the updated version.