Year in review (part 1)

 (((  This is the time of year for annual retrospectives. So to review 2013, I went 
through the blogs for the year and chose both what I thought were the best (my bias on that) 
and which ones would fit in the templates included in the computer program 
I found to make collages. I also read the comments made at the time of their 
original publication and found in some cases what was predicted as impossible,
happened, and what was predicted as never possible, did, and noted in 
some cases earlier comments did not match later ones. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on