Hello, Duke University

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I love it that this weekend’s Google brought me a researcher from Duke University inquiring “how much money does a person working at the White House make”? * * * * * Oops, I spy in my peripheral vision a little something hanging from the right hinge of my eyeglasses. Reach up and pluck it off. A piece of aluminum …

Bronze Idols

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I’m not a fan of ballet. I’ve seen performances I’ve enjoyed (usually not classical ballet) but I’m not going to go out of my way to view it. So it’s exceptional that I’m offering some ballet clips below. How’d I get there? A NY Times article nearly convinced me that there may be visions of “The Nutcracker” ballet which may …

I WOULD FAVORITE A PIC OF THIS ON FLICKR

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Wow. SOMEBODY (cough cough) may be using little robotic dragonflies to maybe spy on folks at political events like anti-war rallies. Ain’t that too cool??!! Little spy dragonfiles! Deserves a paragraph of exclamation marks! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! If they’re for real. So what was seen by Crane, Alarcon and a handful of others at the D.C. march – and as far back …

BIG UGLY FENCE

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An Atlanta musician decides to send out to everyone on his email list a link to Immigration Gumballs asking everyone to watch it and learn about the dramatic effects of immigration on this country. The long and short of it is Roy Beck addressing an audience of about 99.9% white faces on how America has “below replacement fertility” which would …

AND I THOUGHT I KNEW HOW TO STAND

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Trying to start writing this post and I fall offline several times first. One of these days we’ll get switched over to ATT…I guess…our reluctance being that we probably expect things to be just as bad or, gasp, what if they get worse. But, the topic. I had one Qigong DVD which seemed quite fine but I got another because …

Down Time

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My sites are on Dreamhost. Which used to be great (I’ve been with them for years) but is now sometimes a true pain in the ass. There was a major outage yesterday (took down my sites for hours) and one couldn’t even reach their status blog. It’s now back online though and I see there is another scheduled outage of …