"Man oh man, 'Dr. Menlo.' Now there's an alternative blog. Kindness to animals, Seattle anarchists, nudism galore, SubGenius, anti-Bush black propaganda, jeez louise, Doc, that thing sure is happenin'." --Bruce Sterling, Schism Matrix
by kirsten anderson Kirsten invented and runs the best art galleries in Seattle: the Roq la Rue and BLVD Gallery. abuddhas memes by tony tross Tony chases Eris and his own personal Buddha-kin from the icy outer reaches of the Yukon.
"Ye fucking gods!! Are you nuts!? Those Jesuit bastards will eat you alive!" --Hunter S. Thompson, to me, circa '93
" . . . for a successful recovery of old and generation of new knowledge on water management, a community-based sustainable integrated resource management under gender equity, a courageous stand against undemocratic, top-down bureaucratic resource control, an efficient use of a free press, and an independent judiciary to meet these goals." [more]
Not only can you drive hybrids for green self-satisfaction, you can light your building with hybrids, too. Hybrid lighting, that is, a new technology from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The system pipes sunlight throughout a building, providing useful levels of light whenever the sun is out. But on cloudy days, or at night, the lighting fixtures turn on fluorescent tubes to supplement the output -- that's the "hybrid" part. The system can even capture light for power generation. [more]
. . . via World Sex News Daily. While the above picture may look like an old 80's album cover to Air Supply, check out the first sentence of the caption: "Appearing semi-nude, New York's Dazzle Dancers have performed in clubs and bars for more than 10 years to spread the message of sexual and political freedom." Suddenly, there is cha-cha-cha. Now check them out here, in Toronto:
Spreading messages of "sexual and political freedom"--so very SLA!
While high-profile bloggers get writeups in Wired for quitting their day jobs to make their living offa beggin' their audience for alms, sex bloggers have quietly been making money--real money--for years. [more]