Thursday, March 23, 2017

Astronauts Are Spacewalking Underwater

Training in the deep...

An astronaut in training under the sea,

At NASA's Aquaris habitat, astronauts live and work underwater to prepare for long-term space missions.


Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: The latest Darien real estate update.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Why Brexit is Such a Royal Pain for the Brits

Complicating life...

Out, out, out.

For a quick, excellent, bloomberg video on why Brexit is such a royal pain for the Brits:https://twitter.com/business/status/835394844654592000/video/1  (If audio doesn't play, stop and restart video.)

Sure about this, old chap?

Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: Astronauts Are Spacewalking Under Water.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Good Heart-Healthy Foods

Live longer...



For a video on foods that are good for you: https://twitter.com/businessinsider/status/840261996062826496/video/1  If audio doesn't play, stop and restart video.

Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: Why Brexit is Such a Royal Pain for the Brits.

Monday, March 20, 2017

America's Most Expensive Zip Codes

Living high...

Zip codes across the U.S.

For a new video with the 15 most expensive zip codes in America: https://twitter.com/businessinsider/status/841303855279235072/video/1
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Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: Good heart-healthy foods.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

A Playful Elephant vs. a Tense Rhino

Let's play...

Fun on the playground.

Elephants can be difficult to read, 

Recently, footage of an elephant approaching a rhino was seen as aggressive behavior, Sara Gibbons reports on nationalgeographic.com.

But an expert on elephant behavior called it: It was an invitation to play.

For a video of an encounter between a playful elephant and a tense rhino: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtYqyym-0Q0


Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: America's most expensive zip codes.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Musical Moments: Clapton, Danny Boy

An old favorite...

A cloudy day in Ireland.

Musical Moments features music and artists I've enjoyed over the years.


Photos: Giphy, Pinterest.

Tomorrow on The Allen Report: A playful elephant.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Darien Ends an Active Real Estate Week

Weekly update...

Happy St. Patrick's Day.

Darien ended an active residential real estate week today.

Results, according to the Darien MLS, were:

-- 10 new listings of property for sale;
-- Five price changes;
-- Seven accepted offers;
-- No properties going under contract, and
-- Eight closings.

For more:




Tomorrow on The Allen Report: Eric Clapton, Danny Boy.