From the Department of the Best Thing I Saw Today: while sitting at the light Hwy. 70 and Hwy. 86, a 4-door circa 1980s black Mercedes sedan with tinted windows and a nice detail job, all the windows are up except for the passenger side rear window, from which an elderly tri-colored beagle sits, his chin on the window sill with the expression that he his being transported to a very serious and important destination on this rainy New Year's Day . . .