Weblogs of Note

Here’re some new-to-me Weblogs I’ve been enjoying; I’ll be adding them to the left side of this page soon: Peruvia: “A Synthesis of English Language News on Peru” Michael Stein: a writer and Web strategist who works with non profits. Micro Persuasion: “Steve Rubel on how blogs and participatory journalism are impacting the practice of […]

Typhoon Shmyphoon

The typhoon’s gone. The weather’s beautiful. What a letdown. In other news, file this under the space elevator-esque ridiculously-ambitious-engineering-projects category: a trans-Atlantic tunnel through which a mag-lev train would take passengers, at a speed of 5,000 mph, from New York to London in under an hour. Is it an urban legend? Or could such a […]

Back in Kaohsiung

We’re back in Kaohsiung. The weekend in Taichung was a lot of fun (even though the team performed poorly on the field). Here’re a few links that’ve come to my attention: –“NEW YORK (Reuters) — Brewer Anheuser-Busch says it will introduce a caffeinated, sweet-flavored beer for twentysomething club goers to compete with the flavored rums […]