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# 1 – Stimulation from Brian Johnson’s Philosopher’s Notes….

Bling vs. Being Goals

     Goals. They’re super important. But, from my perspective, people spend *way* too much time setting bling goals when they should be focusing that energy on being goals. 814 more words

Personal Development


As we approach Labor Day, the traditional kick-off date of political campaigns, I am suddenly confronted with the question of what makes a political activist? For each of us, the answer is unique to our own individual lives but the reasons are the same in some ways. 1,037 more words


Four Gallons a Week Water Rationing in Sierra Foothills Community

EAST PORTERVILLE (CBS13) — Hundreds of people in a California town have no water after wells ran dry during the state’s drought.

The small town of East Porterville in Tulare County has about 7,300 residents, and at least 300 homes have been without water for weeks. 143 more words

Alta California Focus

Adventure Books

In January of 2003, Outside Magazine published a list of recommended “adventure” books, in an article titled “The 25 (Essential) Books for the Well-Read Explorer… 368 more words

The Environment

The Greens as a "pro-market" party

This article on Stuff by Hamish Rutherford caught my eye: “Greens pro-market: Russel Norman“:

Russel Norman says he is more of a disciple of market forces than is the National Party.

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Climate Change

Bicycles in Beijing

As the sun hangs low over the residential blocks, the repair man squats and passes a limp black inner tube between oil stained fingers, a cigarette hanging from his mouth. 717 more words


LEEDing The Pack

In the Chinese city of Jinan, Hang Lung is building the future. The new Parc 66 shopping centre will not only look ultra modern, it will also feature solar panels and other technology that makes it a beacon of sustainable design. 994 more words