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Liver Reading for Dummies

May 28, 2017 // 2 Comments

Just when you thought it was safe to visit a museum, the Getty Villa in Malibu, California turned a bunch of Haruspices loose on an unsuspecting public.  A Haruspex, in [...]

Monkey Docent

May 22, 2017 // 5 Comments

For the past few months the monkey has been pretty busy and hasn’t posted much on his blog.  It’s not that he’s a lazy monkey (well maybe a little lazy). [...]

Topanga Canyon Boulevard

May 20, 2017 // 4 Comments

There is something pretty funky north of L.A.  We’re talking about Topanga Canyon Blvd.,  an 11-mile stretch of winding canyon roads through the Santa Monica [...]

Adobe Monkey

February 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Kongo visited Reyes Adobe in Agoura Hills this week with #1 granddaughter’s fourth grade class.  The Reyes Adobe house, built in 1850, was originally part of the [...]

Star Monkey

January 21, 2017 // 3 Comments

Kongo visited the Griffith Observatory this afternoon to check out the stars.  Actually, it was a bit too bright for the stars in the heavens and he didn’t notice any [...]