Posts Tagged ‘Richmond CA’

Smoke signals

August 9, 2012

Smoke signals in Richmond CA send a message to Americans:  “Higher gasoline prices soon come.”

USS Iowa column photo

February 28, 2012










We may use this photo on Friday with the column for the Smirking Chimp . . . or we may not if we get better shots on Thursday.

USS Iowa BB 61

February 28, 2012










The aft turret on the Iowa.

















Aboard the Iowa










The Iowa is looking for a few good deck hands to do volunteer restoration work.  Then it is being moved to San Pedro in the Los Angeles area. 

For more information about the Iowa and the move to its new permanent home please click

for information about visiting the Iowa while it is in the Richmond CA area click this link