Chemotherapy-friendly food from a cancer cookbook

Chemotherapy-friendly food from a cancer cookbook

I took yesterday to make some staples to have on hand for the up coming weeks. Mark and I are trying to figure out what I should and shouldn’t be eating. We were supposed to meet with a dietitian on my first day of chemotherapy treatment but for some reason her...
FedEx vs. UPS: ‘Brown Bailout Guy’

FedEx vs. UPS: ‘Brown Bailout Guy’

This was a highly irritating story on NPR’s Morning Edition today: Trucking Rivals Fight Lobbying Battle Over Legislation In short, back in 1996, language was put into a must-pass aviation bill which classifies FedEx as an airline, not a trucking firm —...
Pomplamoose: Music duo going viral via social media

Pomplamoose: Music duo going viral via social media

Early yesterday morning, I heard an interesting On The Media special about the future of the music industry. Long story short, it’s floundering. Back then, I had never heard of Pomplamoose. Update: Pomplamoose show Beginning January 18, 2011, a live webcast show...
Apollo 11: NASA video of 1st moon walk ‘erased’

Apollo 11: NASA video of 1st moon walk ‘erased’

When astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon 40 years ago this Monday (that’s Buzz Aldrin pictured above), I was nine years old and absolutely transfixed by the entire mission. I had several plastic Revell models of the various spacecraft...

NPR: Wisconsin car dealer Russ Darrow is hiring

There was an inspiring story from our area on NPR’s All Things Considered this afternoon. “Wisconsin Car Dealership Hiring Despite Times,” reported by Erin Toner of Milwaukee’s WUWM, featured the Russ Darrow Group, Wisconsin auto dealers with...

Total Oprah

Speaking of Oprah, Sarah Terez Rosenblum has a Chicago Sun-Times story today about Robyn Okrant, a writer-performer who has been living her life according to Oprah for darn near a year now: “… I have to breathe a certain way, I have to savor every meal, I...

Vimeo: HD video on the Web

We heard a story on NPR’s Weekend Edition yesterday from Dallas Morning News technology reporter Victor Godinez. He was touting Vimeo, a video-sharing Web site which, unlike the others, offers high-definition. According to Wikipedia, Vimeo has been around since...

Erasing José Padilla, United States citizen

In his special comment about “sacrifice” last night, Keith Olbermann spoke of the way President Bush has been able to “deaden the collective mind of this country to the pointlessness of endless war, against the wrong people, in the wrong place, at...

Pin It on Pinterest