Carl Sagan’s words are always worth hearing.
Love the way this video illuminates them + the continuing promise of space exploration.
Johann Georg Leinberger, 1729 - 1731.
Death blowing bubbles.
Every time I read/view this, I laugh.
Skeletor Affirmations (by ghoulnextdoor)
"WE IMPROVE OURSELVES BY VICTORIES OVER OURSELVES. THERE MUST BE CONTESTS, AND WE MUST WIN."
I make playlists as a form of meditation
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Posted on December 18, 2010 | 1 CommentThe Electric Company took me to lunch. By the Electric Company I mean American Electric Power. And by me I mean to say myself, along with several other Ohio bloggers. […]
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Posted on August 20, 2009 | No CommentsThis is a tire that was used on the front landing gear of the Space Shuttle Endeavor on a 1994 mission. I saw at least seven or eight kids of […]
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Posted on November 5, 2008 | 1 CommentI’m so overwhelmed by this new political landscape that I’ve been mostly speechless today. Not silent, just speechless. I was three months pregnant with Declan on election day in 2004, […]
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Posted on October 21, 2008 | 7 CommentsOur Obama-Biden sign was stolen from our yard today. Looks like a couple of others on the block were as well. Bullies. Subscribe in a reader Copyright Tracy Zollinger Turner, […]
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