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Month: November 2010

Today’s Shared Items – November 10, 2010

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Containment-Lite – November 10, 2010 – There is more actual news ANALYSIS in this one little column than there was in a week’s worth of bloviating about the made-up cost of the president’s trip. I don’t always agree with Thomas Friedman, but he actually told me something I didn’t know and made a good case. The decline of real journalism is bad for us, people. New iKlip iPad Microphone Stand Adapter November 4, 2010…

Today’s Shared Items – November 9, 2010

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Roll Back the Bush Changes to Daylight Saving Time November 9, 2010 – I’m going to jump my own podcast segmenthere, but… Several times in the past few weeks, completely unprompted, and from people who are apolitical, conservatives, or complete strangers to me, I have heard “Daylight savings time is Bush’s fault!” Not the war, not the corruption of the previous administration, not the financial mess, but the new and unimproved Daylight Savings Time. It’s…

Today’s Shared Items – November 5, 2010

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The Way We Live Now: Fantasy Politics November 5, 2010 – Thought-provoking. This is the kind of stuff I think about. IPad a Therapeutic Marvel for Disabled People – November 5, 2010 – I’m not going to bag on this story, really I’m not. It’s great. Just a little wish it reminds me of: wouldn’t it be great to see more stories about how the availability of adaptive technology actually allows people to earn…

Today’s Shared Items – November 4, 2010

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News Watch | disability news | assistive technology | disability employment November 4, 2010 – Coolio. ASP #36 reviews Sushipedia November 4, 2010 Location Services Have Not Caught On, Report Says – November 4, 2010 – Hurrah. Proposition 1 Passes: Voters Reject Roads-Only Approach November 3, 2010 – Todd, I want you to know that good things can happen in Texas. Baby animals: Your election antidote November 3, 2010

Today’s Shared Items – November 3, 2010

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The ineluctable return of the McRib November 3, 2010 – I don’t even have the energy to be snarky or funny. I’m simply contemptuous. Governor 'sneaks' onto Star-Telegram's front page November 3, 2010 – Amusing, but really, this is just an excuse to say that my nephew ran into/saw/snickered at(?) the governor of Texas at lunch yesterday. This is this second time this has happened to my nephew and, presumably, to the governor. ASP #35…

Today’s Shared Items – November 2, 2010

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New ACL theater hires industry vet November 2, 2010 – Because there will be animals in the studio? (Seriously, I have been misunderstanding headlines all day long.) Walking is so 19th century November 2, 2010 Tea Partiers Gone Wild November 2, 2010 – for Dani; since you were tracking the apparel side of the election. 12-Second Cocktails: The Jack Rose Cocktail November 2, 2010 – Looks like the 12-Second Cocktail folks got some distribution. The…