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Whitney's Notes: Traditional Leatherwork of the Indigenous Peoples of North America (Work in Progress)

* Posts under ‘Whitney’s Notes’ are for me to organize my notes from conference, my research over special topics and my random work inspired by random things. 481 more words


The Star's View: Ebola nurse put personal agenda ahead of public good

Kaci Hickox might be right. She might be as healthy as a horse. The healthiest person in the United States of America.

But she could also be wrong, which would mean the nurse, who returned from Sierra Leone last week, has Ebola. 429 more words


Return Trip: Mexico

Sometimes one book per country isn’t enough. Now that I’m on the lookout for international authors, their books jump out at me and I can’t refuse them even if I’ve already covered their territory. 129 more words

World Literature

South Beach Marco Island

Nice beach at the south end of Marco Island, good for swimming, shelling and wildlife watching. 

Parking across the road is a flat rate $8, the beach is a short walk. 15 more words


Water Could be Bad For You... Study Suggests?

Written by AJ Burlingham, as originally appearing on Brain of Burlingham:

Last week it was found by a team of researchers at John Hopkins University that water, the cornerstone for life as we know it and number five choice of hydration around the world, (behind soda, tea, beer, and coffee) could now cause health issues. 764 more words



Wow! How stressful! !
Can someone tell me the best way to get the seats I want and will be happy with?
Officially the tickets for OTRA go on sale November 1st for North America and Europe… 189 more words

One Direction