12 Days of Photos: Day 8

"The Dragon has Landed"

What can I say? Dragonflies are cool. A shot from August.

The Dragon has Landed

“The Dragon has Landed”

August 27, 2022

Pike Road, AL

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Steven L. Taylor
About Steven L. Taylor
Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog). Follow Steven on Twitter


  1. Dudley Sharp says:

    Yes, they are cool.
    Great photo

  2. Chris says:

    Dragonflies are indeed cool!

  3. Franklin says:

    I believe we have consensus re: coolness of dragonflies.

    And the detail on the full-size image, magnificent!

  4. Flat Earth Luddite says:

    Ausgezeichnet! Cool shot and well done!

    Consensus reached! Whoo hoo!