The Monty Python Channel on YouTube

November 23, 2008
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And yes, I did buy 16 tons of python, so I’ve bought them all already.

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Hossein Derakhshan Missing in an Iranian Prison

November 22, 2008

Hossein Derakhshan‘s still missing in an Iranian jail. I found this picture I took of him Feb. 2005 with is now ex-wife Marjan, which is the last time I saw him. Since Canadian journalist Zahra Kazemi was killed in Iran in 2003, I’m not feeling all warm and fuzzy about his stay in Iran. I […]

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University fires teacher for blog post in Texas

November 20, 2008
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The Daily Texan – University fires teacher for blog post Texas A&M International University in Laredo fired a professor for publishing the names of students accused of plagiarism. In his syllabus, professor Loye Young wrote that he would “promptly and publicly fail and humiliate anyone caught lying, cheating or stealing.” After he discovered six students […]

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Report: Iranian blogger arrested – UPI.com

November 19, 2008
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Catsy just IMed to say that a friend of ours, Hoder, has been arrested in Iran. Report: Iranian blogger arrested – UPI.com TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (UPI) — An Iranian blogger, who had visited Israel advocating improved relations, was arrested in Tehran and has admitted to spying, an Iranian Web site says. Jahan News, a Web […]

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Joe – Epiphany Design

November 18, 2008

I met up with Joe who runs Epiphany Design today to pick up a rain poncho for Aleja. It was an adventure. Very cool stuff.

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ANNE MADE ME GAY: WHEN KINDRED SPIRITS GET NAKED

November 13, 2008

I so want to see this, but I’ll be in norval listening to Ben move the dirt (i.e. wax poetic and eruditically elaborate on the finer points of Montgomeroligy). Toronto Theatre – ArtSexy – Buddies in Bad Times Theatre The 100th anniversary celebration of Canada’s favourite red-headed orphan – Buddies-style. Buddies In Bad Times Theatre […]

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and the hippo was allergic to magic.

November 12, 2008
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Once upon a time… from Capucha on Vimeo. Buridan sent the link via Videogum

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In a Novel Theory of Mental Disorders, Parents’ Genes Are in Competition – NYTimes.com

November 11, 2008

My sister, Kelly, just sent me this really interesting article: In a Novel Theory of Mental Disorders, Parents’ Genes Are in Competition – NYTimes.com Two scientists, drawing on their own powers of observation and a creative reading of recent genetic findings, have published a sweeping theory of brain development that would change the way mental […]

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Smooshiness!

November 11, 2008

DSC_3342, originally uploaded by complicitytheory. Had to blog this one quickly. When Yuka finds out she’ll make me turn it back to friend and family only on flickr. 🙂

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Top 100 Tools for Learning 2008

November 10, 2008
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I’d been looking for a list of learning tools, and Jeremy found me this Top 100 Tools for Learning 2008list. It is not at all what I was expecting, which makes it even more interesting. Planning my winter course, and I need to get caught up.

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