[LMB] OT: Confession re: my list of how to live in a hot climate

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Sep 19 21:02:49 BST 2011

On Sep 19, 2011, at 1:32 PM, Bert Ricci wrote:

> A question to those who grew up at the beginning of air conditioning.  Remember "swamp coolers", which worked by blowing the outside air through a wet pad?  They exchanged a small part of the heat for humidity, and sometimes made the home more uncomfortable than no air conditioning did.

We have one with digital controls, with lots of features, which we use when we go to bed during the summer.   When our old one broke, we bought it this July.    It works quite nicely where I live (climate matters here).

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