Yes, that's a stake pounded straight down through the snowman's head...all the way into the ground. Gruesome work.
However, a smart little hat to hide the unpleasantness, and he should stand for some days now:
Unlike this guy from a couple weeks ago, rest his soul, who had not been impaled:
[all photos by Gary]
The roads are clear after Wednesday's storm, and the big question is whether or not to break out the shorts for today's local run as the temps soar above 40F.