It was 1985 and I hated Bruce Springsteen

Local musician and editor of the Philadelphia Weekly Joey Sweeney recalls 1987 in Salon In the 1980s, after the “Born in the U.S.A.” juggernaut has run over the entire United States, it is as easy as it will ever be to misinterpret Bruce Springsteen. Although this is probably not what is on my mind when […]

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What Housing Bubble?

A very timely (sorry) Time magazine article on the housing market. Speaking of which, Garret points to an American Prospect article and concludes that “stocks rise and fall, but real estate is tangible and fungible”. Still moving in

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This is the true joy in life

George Bernard Shaw This is the true joy in life – that being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one. That being a force of nature, instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy. I am […]

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MetaFilter goes rabbit manic

Since I am the owner of a mini-rex named Velvet, here goes some really interesting and funny links culled from Metafilter today. Signs of rabbit anger (really great site.. continue to read the other emotions), some rabbits are just too aggressive, Rockem Sockem Rabbits a game, everything you need to know to raise rabbits, a […]

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Hey I won an award!

Like PhillyFuture before, About Pennsylvania has decided to give paradox1x it’s “Pennsylvania Destination of the Day” award. For other (and most of the time much more interesting sites) related to PA, check out the site.

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