We have them, as I discovered on Monday during a long overdue mowing of the lawn. (By the way, did you know that Monday was officially a holiday? I didn't until I came to DC...) I actually don't mow the lawn that often. I hate mowing more than almost anything else in the world and part of the deal about getting a house with a yard was that R. would handle all mowing duties. And by and large she has lived up to her side of the deal. But on Monday she wanted to take J. to playgroup in the morning and I wanted to take J. to the pool with her in the afternoon and she wanted to have the lawn mowed somewhere in there so I offered to do it while she was gone.
Which is how I came to discover the mole infestations in our backyard. (Do moles infest?) The extremely long grass was covering mole runs criss-crossing the entire yard, many right at the surface. I'm not sure whether everyone around here has them or whether they just like our laid back approach to yardwork.
And what is the appropriate response to a mole infestation? My original sentiment was "Cool..."