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A Flaneur in the Cloud – December 9, 2013

Scientists quit their day jobs, head over to YouTube | Marketplace.org 120313 In the last year, YouTube has become the place to watch really smart people with advanced degrees hold forth on science. The top science channels got hundreds of … Continue reading

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A Flaneur in the Cloud – December 2, 2013

Ray Wylie Hubbard: The Grifter’s Hymnal – No Depression Americana and Roots Music Mando Lines: “After a couple of days listening to Hymnal, my favorite track is Mother Blues, an autobiographical tune about a young Hubbard selling his dad’s car … Continue reading

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A Flaneur in the Cloud – November 25, 2013

American Icons: The Scarlet Letter – Studio 360 110113 One of Nathaniel Hawthorne鈥檚 ancestors was a judge in the Salem witch trials. In his novel of early America, Hawthorne explores the tension between our deeply ingrained Puritanism and our celebration … Continue reading

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A Flaneur in the Cloud – November 11, 2013

Slaid Cleaves: Breakfast In Hell – YouTube Disabled Athlete Tatyana McFadden Completes Marathon Grand Slam – The Takeaway 110713 On Sunday at the New York City Marathon, Tatyana McFadden sped across the finish line a full 3 minutes and 41 … Continue reading

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A Flaneur in the Cloud – November 4, 2013

NPR.org 禄 Shortage Of Workers Hampers Chili Harvest In New Mexico 101313 Let’s talk chili peppers. It’s harvest time in New Mexico where the iconic crop has been grown for centuries. New Mexico still produces more chili peppers than any … Continue reading

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