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In 2 Weeks: Black Blogging Rockstars @ SXSW
jbrotherlove: In two weeks I will be moderating the Black Blogging Rockstars panel at SXSW Interactive, presented by 3eighteen media. Panelists include: Maurice Cherry, Dede Sutton and Gina McCauley. Friday, March 12, 2010 @ 3:30 (CST). Rooms 9ABC (3rd level, Trinity Street side) time/location subject to change Seeing this gave me the first real “dang, I’m not going to SXSW this...
There’s a difference between ‘we have the best health-care system in...– Ezra Klein
michellej: Wisconsin: Knock Knock East Coast: Yes? Wisconsin: Please take this box. It is full of Beer. And Cheese. East Coast: Oooh, we like beer! And cheese! *opens box* HOLY SHIT!! WHAT IS THIS??!!? Wisconsin: HAHAHAHA. WUZ NOT BEER AND CHEEZ. WUZ OUR WINTER. U HAZ IT NAO. via a friend of a friend’s livejournal This winter? This winter right here? Well this winter is complete bullshit....
McSweeney's Internet Tendency: How to Put On a... →
In this age, in 2010, it’s extraordinary that it’s still an object of humor.– - Ewan McGregor, responding to the childish giggling that erupted on the Good Morning America set when host George Stephanopolous tried to make a joke of two men kissing. (via GLAADBlog.org) (via skeskali2)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-2-21) →
Rachel Simpson (10) As It Happens from CBC Radio (6) American Public Media (6) MSNBC.com copyright 2010 (5) Twin Cities Women’s Choir (3) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr…
Call them the new poor: people long accustomed to the comforts of middle-class...– Peter S. Goodman, from “The New Poor” in the NYTimes (via mediation) Weird, I just read this article via somewhere else, which prompted me to tweet that one takeaway I had was that I need to stay healthy, because should I become unemployed and require public assistance of some sort, dealing with...
I am so busted. →
blahyadablah: I swear, I’m hard of hearing. I’m so gonna use this. I probably shouldn’t tell people that, though.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-2-14) →
Twin Cities Women’s Choir (7) NPR (5) As It Happens from CBC Radio (5) MSNBC.com copyright 2010 (4) Commonwealth Club of California (4) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by
In Michigan, we call this Wednesday– Our Sarah Frank, bringing perspective to this whole snow hysteria (via newsweek) In Minnesota, we call this November-April. (via blahyadablah) YES. On both counts.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-2-7) →
As It Happens from CBC Radio (7) MSNBC.com copyright 2010 (5) Coleman Lindberg (4) American Public Media (4) Commonwealth Club of California (3) Imported from Last.fm…
The beauty of being a member of a quality relationship is that the joint wisdom...– The ‘We’
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-1-31) →
Chastity Brown (11) MSNBC.com copyright 2010 (8) American Public Media (8) As It Happens from CBC Radio (8) NPR (4) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
FontConf: The Web Font and @Font-Face... →
freshmn: June 29, 2010 at CoCo. Also, Garrick is everywhere. Neat. Over my head, but I like the idea. Plus, I’d sign up for anything that Garrick does (provided I understood what the hell it was, and even sometimes when I didn’t).
28 Days of Diversity: People of color impacting... →
Wayne Sutton starts big with Angela Benton from Black Web 2.0 and Tristan Walker from Foursquare.
New Orleans showed the world on Sunday that we know how to throw a victory...– The Times-Picayune in a letter to the City of Miami, explaining what makes New Orleanians such a unique breed. (via mandalay:mdfsmash:evangotlib:apsies) That last line may be exactly why I want to live in NOLA during my lifetime (and maybe die there). I’d really prefer the reaction to my passing...
The Big Chill at the Big House →
Wolverines, Spartans, hockey, in the Big House. Dec. 11, 2010, nine years after The Cold War (which I was at) kicked off the modern era of outdoor hockey. Records will be broken.