- Carleton's annual Lighten Up! Garage Sale raised a whopping $31,923 over the weekend, with proceeds of approximately $10,600 being given to each the Northfield Special Olympics, Project Friendship, and the Northfield Union of Youth (The Key). "We had a record ... more
- Another tradition attacked.
Guangxi Officials Told to Stay Sober (on the Job, at Least)
The rules read like something imposed on a fraternity under double-secret probation. But as People’s Daily , the mouthpiece of China’s Communist Party, explained on Friday, ... more
- Tiny Tulku a.k.a., "Camby Bear” found himself born in Maine,
a beautiful state with many woods. The forest was a naturalplace for him, (or anyone) to be. He had spent many lifetimesin meditation, in solitude, taming his ... more
I’m happy to announce that Goodreads added a new feature last week: Ask the Author. You can find an author you like on Goodreads and ask them questions about their work through their profile page. I signed up, so ... more
- And the bleat goes on….fleece the flock, it’s whatthey’re there for….Soylet Green is sheeple…ask not what your countrycan do for you…ask whatyour country can do to you.
- The Grateful Dead started their adult lives as musicians...coming together and forming a band which was alltheir adult lives....and, they are settling it in the end oftheir lives in the sunset of that experience. Completelives ... more
- I agree with George Carlin;swimming in polluted waterswhen I was young gave mea strong immune system.As a plumber, I inhaled leadfumes, solder smoke, glue andcleaner, acetone….smokedcigarettes for thirty five years,drank since ... more
- I look at a bug…crawling, inching along, towards me
across the floor…“What the fuck do you think YOU’RE doing?!”The bug stops in it’s tracks on a square white ceramic tile,that, to the bug must seem like ... more
- I’ve posted here in the past about my obsession concern with spaces and what they signal: who’s welcome here, what kind of work is done here, etc. I’ve been thinking about space again recently—specifically, research space and recruitment to the ... more
- When the Chinese government's top broadcaster accuses the Chinese government's top bank of corruption, l begin to suspect political "fist fights" within the Politburo.
China's state TV accuses central bank of money laundering
China's state broadcaster, CCTV, has accused the ... more
- Baby, sometimes it’s simplified.righteous, I forgot the other word…but it’s one of the only things I trust,since people let me down.I’m not saying it’s their fault…I don’tknow what choice they had, as we didn’t ... more