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UAP Wins Exemplary Program Award

This evening, the Urban Affairs and Planning (UAP) program received Virginia Tech’s Exemplary Program Award. The three other award recipients were the Department of Chemistry… 104 more words

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The Decemberists' "Calamity Song" and Eschaton

I just remembered this video by The Decemberists for their song “Calamity Song” that depicts Eschaton and I thought I’d share. Enjoy.

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Snow and Stuff

When the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) published results of their survey aimed at measuring foreign ownership levels in the Canadian housing market, few believed the results… 153 more words


Pynchon on The Simpsons

Hey all!! Here’s links to Thomas Pynchon poking fun at his reclusive nature on The Simpsons. The episodes are “Diatribe of a Mad Housewife” and “All is Fair in Oven War,” and it turns out he even voiced himself, which is great. 11 more words

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Public service announcement

People have a tendency to create event invites on Facebook asking for friends’ numbers for various reasons. Please don’t post your numbers there. 51 more words

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Jan 2015 Talybont Matters Newsletter

Our wonderful Talybont community newsletter has just been published. Read what we’ve all been doing here in Talybont… Click here

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Let the Construction Begin!

Today was an awesome day of serving the people of Puerto Cabezas!  God totally showed up and helped us get so much accomplished at the airport school. 242 more words

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