Saturday, April 25, 2009

That Wacky Big Guy


The Big Guy Arrives, Having Passed Under The GGB

The current banner is a shot from my apartment window earlier this morning. This might seem bizarre and singular where you are -- but here in the Wonderland that is San Francisco, watching Godzilla in majestic progression as he wades through the Golden Gate is pretty commonplace. Only the tourists really stop to gawk.

Watching him go under the Golden Gate Bridge is quite a sight. He's actually very careful about boats and shipping lanes, and the entire process takes about twenty minutes.

Apparently, the Big Guy is back this time to attend the Dalai Lama's appearance in Berkeley; he and the Lama were drinking buddies back in the day.


We've known The Chairman Of The Board from way back in the day, too: