Monthly Archives: May 2013

May 29

The Tweet Exchange Heard Round the World

via Dlisted. Courtney Love gave Amanda Bynes a little advice from one mess to another mess on Twitter yesterday: If Courtney told any of us to get it together, we’d find out what “it” is and immediately get it together. Because when Courtney tells you to get it together…. But of course, Amanda stayed sitting in the mean girls section of […]

Vivid 2013 Photos (Epic Sydney Day Trip Part Two)

Originally posted on Wanton Creation:
Vivid is a huge “lights, music and ideas” spectacular that is run across much of the harbour side of Sydney city for a few weeks each May and June. With light shows across Circular Quay (in view of many famous buildings, Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge), The Rocks,…

TV Nostalgia Hits a High

Originally posted on Thelma:
With just a few days remaining before the release of 15 brand new Arrested Development episodes on Netflix, the hype built up over the last year is raising into a crescendo. All fans of the show—whether they watched the series when it first aired, binged on its DVD/Netflix availability long after,…

Telescope on the moon to provide Earth views

Space enthusiast, self-professed geek, and lover of all things unique… all aspects to my personality get excited at the possibility of a telescope on the moon.

May 28

You’re Living Without What?!

Originally posted on Surviving this Digital World:
I’ve recently graduated from college and moved into a new apartment. Being a recent college grad I couldn’t quite afford the nicest apartment in town, however, I have a roof, a balcony and tomorrow I get the internet! I’ve been living without the internet for two weeks! Can…

Winston Churchill Quotes

“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.”

To the Me of Ten Years Ago

I loved this blog on reflections raising a child with special needs. One of my close friends has down syndrome so I follow blogs and pay special attention to these types of posts.

Monsanto’s Dirty Dozen

Originally posted on GMO Awareness:
When you take a moment to reflect on the history of product development at Monsanto, what do you find? Here are twelve products that Monsanto has brought to market. See if you can spot the pattern… #1 – Saccharin Did you know Monsanto got started because of an artificial sweetener?…

I Stand with New York

I stand with New York’s LGBT Community. Since January, more than two dozen anti-gay hate crimes have occurred in the City of New York. In a year when we stand to make the most significant strides for equality, it is unsettling to hear of these gay bashings take place across the country. As a community, […]

Blue Roses, Blue Pills, and the Significance of the Imposter

Originally posted on Multisense Realism:
What makes that which is authentic more significant than that which is fake or ‘false’? Why do proprietary qualities carry more significance than generic qualities? Commonality vs uniqueness is a theme which I come back to again and again. Even in this dichotomy of common vs unique, there is a…