Loved his first talk; loved this one as well.
So causes and conditions set the stage for our attitudes toward the world and we...– David Nichtern: Cultivating Loving Kindness
Thus it seems that scholarly culture, and the taste for books that it brings,...– Want Smart Kids? Here’s What to Do - Percolator - The Chronicle of Higher Education
Through the many twists and turns of Darnton’s book, one major point...– Marian the Cybrarian - Advice - The Chronicle of Higher Education
I discovered me in the library.– Ray Bradbury [The Paris Review - The Art of Fiction] (http://www.theparisreview.org/viewinterview.php/prmMID/6012)
Every communication advancement throughout human history, from the pencil to the...– Facebook - Salon.com (via Instapaper)
highlights from Leif's due date
We’ve moved from most feedings being 30 minutes apart to many being 3 hours apart I found out my blood pressure is still as high as it was at delivery, so I’ll be taking medicine for a few weeks We took a walk around the block
…but there are ways we can save them time on task and time is their most...– What the Humanities PhD Crisis Means for Academic Librarians | From the Bell Tower - 4/22/2010 - Library Journal
As Cory Doctorow has argued, if a lot of conversation on social networks is...– The co-founders of Twitter say it will change the world. They should remind people that it’s also fun. - By Farhad Manjoo - Slate Magazine
People who are thrilled by personal technology are the ones who have optimized...– Clive Thompson on the Cyborg Advantage | Magazine This is why I do what I do.
it's legal to sell animal torture videos again! →
Let’s give the last word to someone who has a secret ambition to be a...– Art Brodsky: Our Public Library Lifeline Is Fraying. We’ll Be Sorry When it Snaps