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Sunday Reflections…

I saw this on the live broadcast of Fareed Zakaria GPS on CNN this morning, and was a little taken aback by my poor performance on the full quiz. I’m reblogging it here because I’d like to know how you feel about your results… That quiz, I think, also fits quite well with these items I found an Deison’s Blog on Tumblr last night…

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My Pretty Universe

Perhaps the worst aspect of living as an “urban hermit” is having my enjoyment of the world outside limited mostly to what I can see through the “windows” of my TV and computer screens. Thankfully, after the really rough start my day had, there are sites like My Pretty Universe I can lose myself in to restore my sense of wonder…

Shane Hawley’s Wile E Coyote!

I can really appreciate the sentiments AmRestorative expressed when he posted this video. As one cursed with an addictive personality, I’m more than a little familiar with obsessive and compulsive behaviors as they relate to blogging. And considering that Shane Hawley’s poem is actually spoken from the perspective of the cartoon character I related to most as a child, I can really appreciate the sentiments he expresses as well!

Wednesday’s Wonders…

“The Census Dotmap is a project by Brandon Martin-Anderson, who wanted an image of human settlement patterns that didn’t use political boundaries. He wrote a script that organized all the census data into points that got drawn into the block-level counts… well, you can see more about how he made it here.”