Monthly Archives: April 2006

links for 2006-04-30

Microsoft Software Will Let Times Readers Download Paper – New York Times Does this sound like what we’ve all been waiting for, or am I deeply attached to the feel of paper? (tags: publishing technology) Citizenship Guide Fails its History … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-29

Why plagiarists do it. By Jack

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Too funny

Couldn’t figure out how to link this to the site, so I am pasting today’s entry on the Borowitz Report: (via the often hilarious Andy Borowitz). AIRLINES TO STOW PASSENGERS IN OVERHEAD BINS Bold New Strategy to Boost Sagging Revenues … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-28

Lax oversight enabled fiasco – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review The latest and greatest in scientific fraud. (tags: medicine scientific misconduct) – the bioethics web log Variations on a theme of misconduct? (tags: misconduct”) SALTED WATER FOR BOILING Recipe at For … Continue reading

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Shufflin’ back from Buffalo

Here is the fabulous studio where Dana and I took a class from Margaret Martin last weekend in Buffalo. So many things to paint and to look at! It was supposed to be a flower-painting class, but for some crazy … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-27

National Library for Health – News & RSS Article Well, it seems to be true. All my savvy safari companions wore these for travel. The medical editor did not. Here’s the latest evidence. (tags: medicine) Fifty Ways to Take Notes … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-26

One Day, That Economy Ticket May Buy You a Place to Stand – New York Times Worst news I’ve heard in ages. (tags: travel) BlogWrite for CEOs: Steve Rubel reveals his 4-hour a day blogging playbook Gotta hang on to … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-25

A dead cert – Sunday Times – Times Online I read everything Philip Roth writes, so I’ll be getting this shortly. But it sounds a bit, um, grim. (tags: books)

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Why I love New York in general, and Park Slope in particular

Over at Pomegranatesandpaper, my friend Loretta is running a fun series of lists for bloggers on Fridays. Today’s is “reasons you love to live where you live.” So here we go: I’ve got a great apartment, which, unlike many New … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-21

Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | The Queen’s 80th birthday Lunch and the pitfalls of modern life Don’t forget: Friday is the Queen’s birthday. Or one of her birthdays, anyway. She’s got two, at least. There’ll always be an England. … Continue reading

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