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Cake In The Trash

Really? Tossing Out Food In The Trash? In Seattle, You’ll Be Fined For That : NPR: “In Seattle, wasting food will now earn you a scarlet letter — well, a scarlet tag, to be more accurate. The bright red tag,…

Tuesday Links …

The Last Shell Oil Clamshell Station Galapagos Tortoises Rebound, Thanks to Rat Eradication Man Finds Original LeCoultre Deep Sea Alarm At Phoenix Goodwill Store For $5.99, Sells It For $35,000 (Plus An Omega Speedmaster!) I can believe this, except for…

Thursday Links …

Just, wow: 1969 De Tomaso Mangusta – Silodrome Sailor Jentle Yama-dori Ink Review — The Pen Addict Fantastic: EconPop Podcast: It’s a Wonderful Life Dog Rides Seattle Bus To Get To The Park : The Two-Way : NPR These townhomes…

EconTalk: Taleb on GMOs

Another great EconTalk episode. This time with Mr. Taleb on GMOs and more. He hasn’t necessarily changed my mind, but it’s definitely thought-provoking. At one point near the end Taleb mentions that he is not concerned about anti-biotic use/abuse. That…

Tuesday Links …

This is fantastic: Dog travels the country, poses for majestic portraits I really want to go to Utica for a day now, great post and pictorial: Utica, New York: A Day of Fun, A Story of Hope Twin Cam Rarity:…

EconTalk on Schools and Incentives

Fantastic recent episode of EconTalk. Definitely worth a listen. James Tooley on Private Schools for the Poor and the Beautiful Tree – EconTalk: “One good thing that’s happening because of it–you talked about corruption and so on. If you can…

Workflow May Be The Killer iOS App

I realize that’s a bit of hyperbole. There are already a bunch of ‘killer’ apps. But Workflow is different. To date, Apple has been quite stingy about what apps and functionality it will allow. The so-called ‘wall-garden’ is great for…

Monday Links …

Nomos Metro Review – worn&wound I absolutely would if the price was right. Would you book a smaller, “Economy Minus” seat to save money? – LA Times Dog sledding – Photos – The Big Picture – Boston.com These Alpines are…

My Current Fav. iOS Apps …

In no particular order. Here are some of the iOS apps I’ve been using a lot lately. First, I’ve been playing with the new Workflow app and love it, a separate post planned for that in a week or two.…