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Monthly Archives: March 2013

What’s So Good About This Friday, Anyway?

From the Guardian: Duisburg, Germany: A hare rests in a field. Photograph: Frank Augstein/AP Let’s just call this guy the Easter bunny, shall we? Happy Egg Holiday/Jesus Coming Back From The Dead (Delete as applicable), everybody!

March 29, 2013

Nature, Everybody

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: A bee collects nectar from a sunflower in a field near in Leibstadt, Switzerland. Pesticides have been found to make bees forget the scent for food. Read more on the bees’ plight. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters … Continue reading

March 28, 2013

The Egg! A Symbol of Life!

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: That’s gotta hurt! James Hyslop, scientific specialist for Christie’s auction house, holds up an extremely rare and complete sub-fossilised elephant bird egg at in London. The egg which is over a hundred times larger than … Continue reading

March 27, 2013

Unfinished and Unclear

The following is an abandoned (because I didn’t really believe in it, and especially not where it was going) piece for Time. Yes, it stops mid-sentence; that’s how clear it was that this was getting away from me. Listening to … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 Writingthoughts

And That They’re Only Changing For The Worse?

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: Students protest against the troika’s plans for the Cypriot economy after the government decided to keep the country’s banks closed until Thursday. Photograph: Georgios Kefalas/EPA “Do we want to just look on the dark side?/Do … Continue reading

The Sea Does What She Oughtta

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: A Canon camera owned by Lindsay Crumbley Scallan from Georgia in the US which was found on a beach in Taiwan. Scallan lost her camera while on holiday in Hawaii in 2007, it was found … Continue reading

March 25, 2013

I Know A Place Where The Sun Hits The Sky

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: While a soldier of the Presidential Regiment takes part in the Changing of the Guard ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow. Photograph: Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP/Getty Images Really, I just like that it … Continue reading

March 22, 2013

Stepping Out, Out for A Change

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: The professional peloton lead the rest of the 1000-plus riders in Stage 4 of the annual ABSA Cape Epic mountain bike race near Wellington, South Africa. Photograph: Kim Ludbrook/EPA Seeing that pic just puts me … Continue reading

March 21, 2013

One and One Make

As usual, from the Guardian’s Photo Blog, but today it’s a juxtaposition of images that grabbed my attention. Doesn’t the confetti from the bottom picture look like it’s fallout from the one above? I have to wonder whether that was … Continue reading

March 20, 2013

To Me It Doesn’t Matter If Your

From the Guardian’s Photo Blog: A young girl can scarcely conceal her excitement as she waits to welcome The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall during their visit to the British School, on the outskirts of Muscat, on … Continue reading

March 19, 2013