Guinness Records have declared that Smokey the cat has the loudest purr of a domestic cat. Approaching the loudness of a lawn mower, the feline's constant purr has been measured at 67.7 decibels. More, including video, here.
Filling in for George, Richard Syrett welcomed Richard C. Hoagland for a discussion about evidence for nuclear war on Mars, disclosure, and how our solar system appears to have been 'remodeled' for life (additional Hoagland links: heae.biz, northatlanticbooks.com). Open Lines followed.