JUNE 2 PHOTOS OF THE DAY – Newsom in practice session for City Budget delivery – Advice on not disturbing nocturnal tree gods

PHOTOS OF THE DAY

Mayor Newsom runs through practice session Thursday for 2007 Budget delivery

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Mayor Newsom and Press Secretary Nate Ballard were busy Thursday practicing for the annual City Budget presentation as technicians and aides prepared auditorium of the City’s new 311 Center recently purchased by the City.
Photos by John Han
Sentinel Photographer
Copyright © 2007 San Francisco Sentinel

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Mark Brazil, right, a Local 16 stage hand serving as lighting director for the event, consults with, from left, Press Office Deputy Joe Arellano and Press Secretary Nate Ballard.

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Newsom unveils City Budget on Friday.

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JUNE 2 BIRTHDAY LORE
You have considerable literary ability and should develop it. You are impulsive, and your mind is intuitive and imaginative rather than analytical. You are devoted to your home and family and will make a happy and pleasant home life of your own.

JUNE 2 BEST DAY
Today is a superb day to castrate animals.

TIP FOR JUNE 2
Before painting old concrete, clean it with vinegar on a rag. There is no need to rinse.

ADVICE FOR JUNE 2
Never pound a nail after sundown, or you will wake the tree gods.

WORD FOR JUNE 2
Apogee. Definition: The point in the Moon’s orbit that is farthest from Earth.

JUNE 2 IN HISTORY
In Fort Wayne, Indiana, the first baseball game was played under electric lights at night, 1883. The Midwest, the Great Lakes region, and the Ohio Valley were visited by 66 tornadoes, 1990.

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Saturday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. West southwest wind between 9 and 13 mph.

Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 53. West southwest wind between 9 and 13 mph.

Sunday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming partly sunny, with a high near 64. West southwest wind between 9 and 14 mph.

Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind between 8 and 14 mph.

Monday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 65.

Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 66.

Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Wednesday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a high near 65.

Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Thursday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

Thursday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Friday: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

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PLAN YOUR BEST JUNE DAYS

Begin diet to gain weight: 16, 21, 19, 24

Begin diet to lose weight: 3, 8, 6,10

Begin logging: 1, 3, 4, 27, 28, 30

Breed animals: 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Castrate animals: 2, 3, 5, 6, 29, 30

Cut hair to discourage growth: 9, 10, 11, 12

Cut hair to encourage growth: 20, 21, 22,23, 24

Cut hay: 6, 7, 9, 10

Destroy pests and weeds: 6, 7, 9, 10

End projects: 13, 24

Entertain: 15, 15, 28, 19

Go camping: 1, 25, 26, 28, 29

Go to the dentist: 17, 18, 20, 21

Graft or pollinate: 13, 14, 15, 16

Harvest aboveground vegetables: 17, 18, 20, 21

Harvest belowground vegetables: 11, 12, 9, 10

Make sauerkraut, can, or pickle: 4, 5, 7, 8, 13

Plant aboveground vegetables: 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Plant belowground vegetables: 4, 5, 7, 8, 13

Potty train children: 3, 8, 6, 10

Prune to discourage growth: 6, 7, 9, 10

Prune to encourage growth: 18, 19, 25, 26,

Quit smoking: 3, 6, 8, 10

Set chicken eggs: 2, 11, 12, 13, 19,27, 31

Set posts or pour concrete: 1, 2, 4, 27, 28, 30

Slaughter animals: 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Start projects: 15, 26

Wean animals and children: 2, 6, 8, 10

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JOHN HAN
Sentinel Photographer
For the last year, John Han served Sentinel readership as a freelance photographer. He has that natural eye for photography which cannot be developed or learned. He has earned a following of clients, including the World Affairs Council of Northern California. John joined the Sentinel fulltime in April, 2007.

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