The thermometer on the porch says 42 degrees Fahrenheit, and its 7:30 AM. I think it was under 40 when I went jogging this morning. That said, its warmer than in the past few days, and I recognize some of you elsewhere in the northern hemisphere must be wondering what I’m complaining about. Here’s a recent picture of Rio’s Copacabana Beach to warm us all up. Here’s another from further off the ground.