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About knitterr

I like to knit and cook.Kinda geeky...well, a lot, maybe. Worried about my country being ruined by money in politics,corporatocracy,greed/pandering to lowest common denominator by senate and house in washington.

Most of our news media are full of empty calories…no-nutrient-news.

Here’s a bit of Frugal Dad‘s post about our news-starved nation, my emphasis added, so you’d be very clear about where I found it  (I promise to get off the nutrients metaphor) Too many of us eat meals while watching … Continue reading

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Save your gut – And your butt

note the sources and read more…far too many antibiotics, slow-toxins like food coloring and injected fats and sugar and fully hydrogenated fats and and and … until not much of real taste or real food is left…just mega, barren calories… … Continue reading

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Pete Seeger, Arlo Guthrie Occupy Wall Street, Perform (VIDEO)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/22/pete-seeger-arlo-guthrie-occupy-wall-street_n_1026299.html There’s a video on the site “…Seeger joined in the Occupy Wall Street protest Friday night, replacing his banjo with two canes as he marched with throngs of people in New York City’s tony Upper West Side past banks … Continue reading

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: The Fracking Industrys War On The New York Times — And The Truth

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-f-kennedy-jr/fracking-natural-gas-new-york-times-_b_1022337.html read the article for facts, facts, facts –not simply a rant… “Superb investigative journalism by the New York Times has brought the paper under attack by the natural gas industry. That campaign of intimidation and obfuscation has been orchestrated … Continue reading

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Using one long circular to knit a small circumference

http://www.az.com/~andrade/knit/mloop.html “How to knit small circumferences using one long circular needle If you understand the concept of knitting with two circulars it is easy to switch over to using one long circular to knit a small circumference. The two techniques … Continue reading

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Brookes Column of Leaves Knitted Scarf Pattern

http://brookenelson.com/leafscarfpattern.html See this on Ravelry for all the info, photos.

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Smoking Hot Needles: Curve of Pursuit is over …

http://yarnloopie.blogspot.com/2006/07/curve-of-pursuit-is-over.html

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