Our friend Carol in Taipei reports on Typhoon Taili that just passed over Taiwan. Certainly no Katrina, but all the heavy weather across the globe is starting to concern me.

Back here in the Diablo foothills of California, we have a somewhat overcast and cool Saturday morning as the marine layer drifts in from the coast. It’s already starting to burn off. But weather really was never a major problem around here. We have other concerns