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Spring Fever

I toss aside the moldering book of winter,

its dense collection of stories

I can no longer get into,

and step into the green

wildness of spring… 129 more words

Winter

Psychomania or The Death Wheelers (1973)

What a bad film.

A gang of way too pretty British bikers called The Living Dead terrorize motorists and generally annoy people.  They have so much fun at it, they decide to kill themselves so they can come back from the dead and act like fools forever. 134 more words

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Fabulous Frogs

Last week in Wonderworks, we learned about all things frog, including the froggy diet, the froggy life cycle, and the major differences between frogs and toads. 338 more words

STEAM

My house for a Hockney? Well, I’d miss the spitting cones ...

Ahhhh.

Spring.

I love it. Well, when it’s sunny I do. Yes, even if it’s ch-ch-ch-ch-chilly.

Today the trees have that Impressionist look about them - 796 more words

Spring

Another Proud Mom Moment....On Seeing My Little Mr. Toad in Print for the First Time.

I’m happy to say the the very first mug printing of my stubborn little toad, ‘A Defiant Sir’ is in!

I’m impressed with the printing and quality of the mug. 58 more words

Links April 2014

Economic and environmental news:
http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/22584-neoliberalism-as-social-necrophilia-the-case-of-greece
http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/finance/ambroseevans-pritchard/100026913/consumer-credit-and-falling-savings-are-indeed-driving-britains-unhealthy-boomlet/
http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-global-banking-game-is-rigged-and-the-fdic-is-suing/5377703
http://www.salon.com/2014/04/15/we_are_in_great_danger_ex_banker_details_how_mega_banks_destroyed_america/
http://corporateeurope.org/sites/default/files/attachments/financial_lobby_report.pdf
http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/radical_un_report_promotes_democratic_control_of_food_20140320
http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0022/002257/225741E.pdf
http://www.srfood.org/images/stories/pdf/officialreports/20140310_finalreport_en.pdf
http://sandiegofreepress.org/2014/03/were-finished-now-what/#.U0JHGCigGqk
http://www.testosteronepit.com/home/2014/4/5/inflation-watch-global-food-disruptions-commodity-prices-soa.html
http://www.theautomaticearth.com/debt-rattle-apr-1-2014-what-kills-the-economy-kills-the-planet-kills-us/
http://www.globalwitness.org/sites/default/files/library/Deadly%20Environment.pdf
http://www.shareable.net/blog/comprehensive-disobedience-occupying-the-sharing-economy-in-spain
http://personal.ce.umn.edu/~marshall/NO2_white_nonwhite.php

Technology news:
http://www.globalresearch.ca/social-media-and-the-destabilization-of-cuba-usaids-secret-cuban-twitter-intended-to-stir-unrest/5376720
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/cuban-twitter-heads-hearings-congress
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/04/14/heartbleed-is-about-to-get-worse-and-it-will-slow-the-internet-to-a-crawl
http://www.wired.com/2014/04/tails/
https://tails.boum.org/ 2,507 more words

Environment