Do standards matter and are they worth teaching and preserving?
A month or so ago, I stitched this small American-themed design to add to my “I love America” room, which is the foyer by my front door.1,363 more words
General Motors Co. plans to launch 10 electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles in China by 2020, an executive said Friday, as automakers speed up the roll-out of alternative vehicles under pressure from Beijing to promote the industry. 566 more words
The future of US homebuilding depends on more people like Cyndicy Yarborough, a 26-year-old former Wal-Mart clerk with no background in construction.
At Blueprint Robotics in Baltimore, she works in a factory that builds houses like cars, on an assembly line, using robots that fire thousands of nails into studs each day and never miss. 900 more words
Once there was a stuffed rabbit who yearned to be Real. His Boy loved him so dearly that he became Real in the eyes of the Boy — but when living bunnies caught sight of him, they laughed, because they knew he was only a toy, unable to run and play with the real rabbits. 760 more words
Songs of Innocence and of Experience / Showing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul 1789 – 1794 / The Author & Printer W. Blake… 1,791 more words