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31 May (via What’s in the future for Lamu on Kenya’s Coast » AFRICA IS A COUNTRY)

(via What’s in the future for Lamu on Kenya’s Coast » AFRICA IS A COUNTRY)

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25 May
What matters to us, awash in petabytes of data, is not necessarily having actually consumed this content firsthand but simply knowing that it exists — and having a position on it, being able to engage in the chatter about it. We come perilously close to performing a pastiche of knowledgeability that is really a new model of know-nothingness.

Faking Cultural Literacy - NYTimes.com

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04 May undergradhist:

Professorial Coping Strategy #1: Grading Bingo

Ha ha, my family should play this.

undergradhist:

Professorial Coping Strategy #1: Grading Bingo

Ha ha, my family should play this.

04 Apr
Instead, I engage in a one-way conversation with my TV to this day, scoffing at continuity errors and lobbing the occasional “Oh, come on!” at the screen when the plot comes together just a bit too perfectly in the end.

An Appreciation of Television Without Pity : The New Yorker

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16 Mar
The distressing lack of civil legal aid for the poor is one of the most daunting challenges facing the justice system today, but all of the players – - the profession, the providers, the academy, and in particular the Judiciary – - are increasingly and dramatically confronting this crisis and taking action to even the scales of justice, to guarantee the rights and liberties of all, and to preserve the rule of law… .

Critically Important Speech by NY CJ Lippman on “The Judiciary as the Leader of the Access to Justice Revolution” | Richard Zorza’s Access to Justice Blog

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05 Mar (via More than half of the U.S. is covered with snow)

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03 Mar Nora, updated. turned 7 today!

Nora, updated. turned 7 today!

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02 Mar
The Justice Index is a snapshot of the degree to which best practices for ensuring access to the civil and criminal justice systems have been adopted across the country.

Composite Index | JusticeIndex

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26 Feb (via Ugandan Minister for Ethics & Integrity says men raping girls is natural)

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22 Feb (via Everyday Awards — The Nib  — Medium)

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04 Feb (via Map: How Much Snow Does It Take To Shut Down Schools Across The U.S.? | Co.Design | business   design)

(via Map: How Much Snow Does It Take To Shut Down Schools Across The U.S.? | Co.Design | business design)

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11 Jan

Best-sounding song glorifying codependency… Oh, Cookies, such relationship dysfunction.

Cookies - I Never Dreamed - Gorgeous Girl Group Record (by PJDooWop)

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30 Dec
The argument given against paying a living wage in fast-food restaurants is that workers are paid according to their skills, and if the teenager cleaning the grease trap wants more money, he should get an education. Like most conservative arguments, it makes sense logically, but has little connection to economic reality.

The “middle class” myth: Here’s why wages are really so low today - Salon.com

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04 Dec

GOP debunked on food stamps: Everything they say about SNAP is wrong - Salon.com

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24 Nov

Want To Be More Productive? Buy Some Desk Plants | Co.Design | business design

Aha! Take that, all you people who say my office looks like a jungle.

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