no context exerpt from this year's fedco trees catalog: "staff at the Maine Heritage Orchard pruned out the nests [of browntail moth] within reach in the orchards, and then used a shotgun to blast out nests higher in the oaks. Not the most elegant solution, but it worked!"

@dthompson the opposite of "an elegant weapon from a more civilized time"

Sign in to participate in the conversation

On the internet, everyone knows you're a cat — and that's totally okay.