Here, in a Saturday edition, are the concluding episodes from the 1996 series that began Monday. I haven’t mentioned it, because we’ve had a lot of newcomers to the site lately, and I didn’t want to give them the impression we talk about the weather a lot here. In reality, we do; might as well own it. It is cold and rainy as I write this, not unusual for mid-December in this part of the country, but there’s been a lot of this kind of weather lately. I’m afraid it’s shaping up to be a rough one, but I don’t have to tell a lot of you in A&J country that, do I? On the northern end of this system, our friends in the Midwest are getting dumped on again for the, what, third time in about a week? I’d say their chances of a white Christmas look pretty darn good.