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Archive for October, 2009

The Week is Link: The Size of Our World

October 30th, 2009

I found this going through my favorites on my old computer.  The Earth’s size in relation to other planets and stars.  Ignore the last couple of slides, of course.  You’ll see.

Six Word Stories: Choice A, Art

October 29th, 2009

A thousand youths and ever lonely.

The Week is Link: Everyday Shakespeare Expresssions

October 23rd, 2009

A collection of 150 everyday expressions from Shakespeare.  My favorites after the jump.

Six Word Stories: The Democratic Supermajority

October 22nd, 2009

GOP recklessness is given no recompense.

My Columbus Day Weekend Video

October 19th, 2009

From my trip to Maine with Erin Welch, Acadia National Park and the sites of Maine (with a twist ending!):

The Week is Link: 1900′s Russia in Color

October 17th, 2009

From the website “The photographs of Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) offer a vivid portrait of a lost world–the Russian Empire on the eve of World War I and the coming revolution. His subjects ranged from the medieval churches and monasteries of old Russia, to the railroads and factories of an emerging industrial power, to the [...]

Six Word Stories: Baseball Playoffs

October 15th, 2009

Sharp air, raw hide and lumber.

The Week is Link: CelebritiesFans.Com

October 9th, 2009

Ever want to write a letter to a celebrity?  www.celebritiesfans.com is your place to find their addresses.  My letter to Bob Dylan after the jump.

Six Word Stories: Job Search

October 8th, 2009

The mirror reflects you fear success.

The Week is Link: High School Metaphors

October 2nd, 2009

Click to read terrible metaphors culled from high school essays, such as this one: ” She had a deep, throaty, genuine laugh, like that sound a dog makes just before it throws up.” My favorites after the jump:

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