It’s an El Nino Thing

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/ninonina.html

“It’s an El Nino thing.” This is how I am going to start labeling all those things outside my control. It’s happy and upbeat to say it like this, instead of getting all morose and resentfully muttering, “There’s nothing I can do about it.” Now this is not passivity — it’s the recognition that I am not omnipotent, thus there are actual, tangible phenomena in this world that…