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Heh. Hip Hop Kids.

Pump up the Jam by the Kids Incorporated Kids (via Brokey McPoverty): httpv://! Hip Hop Kids on Saturday Night Live:

Early 1900′s Color Photography

Take a look at this cool collection of color photos from the early 1900s as posted on the website  I have always tried to imagine the real colors when looking at black and white images. For me, black and white is just a completely different experience.  Colorized film looks different than color film, And […]


So, I was thinking all day that the final episode of LOST airs tonight.  But actually it’s next week.  There is a whole episode in between now and the end.  I have that same feeling that you get when you find money in your pocket.  I don’t know how the producers are going to wrap […]

Book Club: The Story of Edgar Sawtelle

I’m about halfway through this novel, which is a re-telling of Hamlet but set in Wisconsin and with dogs instead of royalty. (I don’t mean that the characters are replaced by dogs – but that there are ALSO dogs in addition to humans.)  I’ve been enjoying it so far but have reached a part of the […]

Shoes of Middle School

Amy Karol has a great blog with wonderful photography.  She also wrote a great little sewing bo0k which I love (Bend the Rules Sewing.)   Today’s post Shoes (1983-1986) resonated and is cute and funny.  She is right when she says “Middle school was only 3 years, but it seems the longest 3 years ever.”   I […]

Another Good Blog

I really like the Web site “Leters of Note.“  They post images and transctiptions of really interesting, important or odd correspondence.  This post features a journal written by the wife of Aldous Huxley about his last few days.  It’s fascinating.

Adding some links to the Blogroll

Are in my Hall of Fame for using the terms “polterwang” and “ghostnads” in a single post.