Food for the Autumn Season →
Food for Autumn, from Jen Hoy: Metal: Autumn, from Sept 21 to the winter solstice of December 21 During the fall a downward shift occurs; the light lessens, days grow shorter, and energy descends back into the earth for the dormant cycle. Leaves fall from the trees, the last fruits ripen, and life energy contracts. The color of the metal element is white, its flavor is spicy or volatile,...
This Is Hilarious, You Should Listen To It of the Day: BAMF Alec Baldwin spoofs his legendary “Always Be Closing” rant from Glengarry Glen Ross for quite possibly the most intense pledge spot in recorded history. [wnyc / vulture.]
Make your own Almond Milk →
I’ve always been interested in healthy eating. And, I never ever would have imagined that I would give up milk, completely. Or that I would give up 98% of refined sugar and refined flour in my diet. So check out this link to making your own Almond Milk. I am currently buying Silk Almond Milk or Blue Diamond Almond Milk. One pound of almonds is about 3 1/2 cups of organic...
marclafountain.com: Obama's First Two Years →
marc: As we get closer to the mid-term elections, I see the same refrain again and again from media organizations across the political spectrum. People who voted for Barack Obama in 2008 are disappointed, disillusioned, demotivated, or some other negative emotion beginning with D. And, judging by polls,…
The Gay Animal Kingdom →
clothedinsky: lebricolage: I read this article by Jonah Lehrer a few years ago, but a teacher just got suspended for having his high school class read it, so it’s time to get it circulating again. Blurb: Joan Roughgarden thinks Charles Darwin made a terrible mistake. Not about natural selection—she’s no bible-toting creationist—but about his other great theory of evolution: sexual selection....