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“Reading anxiety”

“Reading anxiety”–the sense that no matter what, there’ll never be enough time to read all the good stuff out there. Gotta love the J. Alfred Prufrock reference.

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Tech

RIP Dave Thomas

Dave Thomas, the founder of Wendy’s, has died. The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption lives on.

The Microsoft Web site offers some useful hints for Outlook 2000 users.

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Why nonprofits need strategic communications

Here’s an exceptional article outlining the reasons that nonprofits need strategic communications. It’s called “Why Take Media Seriously.”

Interview with Michael Gilbert

Philanthropy News Digest is running a great interview with Michael Gilbert, one of the foremost leaders in the nonprofit tech world. I agree with a lot of what he has to say. His Nonprofit Online News site is one of my favorite destinations on the Web.

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Misc.

On Dunces and Kathmandu

I’m reading a couple different books these days. John Kennedy Toole’s “A Confederacy of Dunces” is hilarious and richly imagined, and “Video Night in Kathmandu: And Other Reports from the Not-So-Far East,” by Pico Iyer, is a revealing portrait of contemporary Asia.