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Homewrk and BookshelfPorn

I came across a link to Homewrk on Jesse Bennett-Chamberlain’s website today and from there… …I found BookshelfPorn. I love looking at the workspaces of other creative people (the Unclutterer Flickr pool is another fave), and people know I love books. These two sites could keep me entertained and inspired for days, so I’m not […]

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Thursday Top 5

I’ve been too swamped to post the Thursday Top 5 on time for two weeks. Fortunately, no matter how busy I am, people still keep sending me funny and interesting stuff. A few of these below are recent finds, and a few are from the Top 5 archives. So here’s two weeks’ worth in one […]

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Thursday Top 5

Park Street RenovationSlideshow of a Bernal Hill house that was renovated to modernize and double (!) its square footage. Here are some other Dwell slideshows. Enor MooseA story with pictures. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQc6bGlSEiE] Surprised Kitten!RFLMAO! [via Jason] How a Web Design Goes Straight To HellThis is so true. [via Jessica N.] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=20Of_mna-Rs] Charlie Brown Christmas Performed by […]

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We went to Seattle last weekend to attend the wedding of our friends Patty and Rich, who met in Seattle but actually live in the Bay Area now. We stayed with our friends Chris and Jana, who used to live in the Bay Area but have since relocated to Seattle (Wedgwood, actually). Are you confused […]

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All fall down

Tom Kirsch’s hobbies include playing drums in a metal band, rock climbing, and taking lots and lots of pictures of abandoned buildings. His site, Opacity.us, concentrates mostly on prisons and mental institutions around New England, many of which have stood empty and decaying for decades. “Once a building no longer serves its purpose, and all […]

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Blogger video upload test

Blogger’s added the ability to upload videos. I’m just testing to see how it works, and where the video file lives if you’re hosting on your own domain, like me. http://www.blogger.com/img/videoplayer.swf?videoUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fv12.nonxt7.googlevideo.com%2Fvideoplayback%3Fid%3D054b1506b8417540%26itag%3D5%26begin%3D0%26len%3D86400000%26app%3Dblogger%26et%3Dplay%26el%3DEMBEDDED%26ip%3D0.0.0.0%26ipbits%3D0%26expire%3D1274397343%26sparams%3Did%252Citag%252Cip%252Cipbits%252Cexpire%26signature%3D195CA53D9CF356D1150A46AD326AFF9F058CE7D.2E709F4E79259A173A11ED469FA34EE33C97BEAF%26key%3Dck1&thumbnailUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fvideo.google.com%2FThumbnailServer2%3Fapp%3Dblogger%26contentid%3D54b1506b8417540%26offsetms%3D5000%26itag%3Dw320%26sigh%3DOJ6p8U6208IxDvCmesrYLYiYKhA&messagesUrl=video.google.com%2FFlashUiStrings.xlb%3Fframe%3Dflashstrings%26hl%3Den&nogvlm=1

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