Monthly Archives: March 2011

March 24, 2011 – On gatherings.

I’m in NYC right now, and it makes me think about people gathering…the advantages of it, the amazing things that happen when real people get together for real conversations. Today, I RID this book about the kinds of places that … Continue reading

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March 23, 2011 – A special CD post about “favorites.”

Eagle-eyed readers of this blog will notice that I’m giving away only one CD day – a flagrant violation of my “at least 5 CDs at a time” rule… But, I thought this CD warranted its own entry. I just got … Continue reading

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March 22, 2011 – The defense rests?

It’s a little rough living in Texas and being an atheist. You always feel like a bit of an alien walking around, what with your different set of beliefs and principles. So, today I RID a book about making a … Continue reading

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March 21, 2011 – Best laid plans gone awry.

Sorry my blog entries got all screwed up yesterday – had some computer issues. But we’re back up and running – I RID (yesterday) this book by the great environmentalist, Steward Brand. Not really a lot to say about environmentalism … Continue reading

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March 20, 2011 – Just another pair o’ pants.

Another day…another pair ‘o pants. Getting rid of these today is another example of something I’m giving away because I was TOO comfortable with them. They were a bit too much of a “go to” — a pair of pants … Continue reading

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March 19, 2011 – Chasing cool.

Yet another book. In the months that I’ve been doing the RID project, it’s become obvious to me that books are the item I need to take more care when I buy. I love hanging out in bookstores — wandering … Continue reading

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March 18, 2011 – Heart of the game.

Truly, one of the most dramatic and heartwarming documentaries you’ll ever see. It’s about a high school girl’s basketball team – and their coach. Recorded over a one year period, you find yourself enthralled by the drama of real life. … Continue reading

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