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Greetings, Earthlings. Your New Restroom Is Ready. – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/11/nyregion/11toilet.html?ex=1357794000&en=0d8be162a6c2626a&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink Madison Square Parks sleek, shiny new public toilet. “Indeed, the toilet calls to mind not a port-o-let, but rather the sort of room one imagines adjoined the personal quarters of Capt. James T. Kirk on the Starship Enterprise. It … Continue reading

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Kurt Elling – Music – Nightmoves

http://www.kurtelling.com/music/nightmoves/ jazz singer. quite nice. his talent really shows in live performance and in the studio with a knowledgeable producer

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Linear Clock: it’s horizontal,easy-read

http://home.tiscali.nl/annejan/swf/timeline.swf can’t handle the round clock face of hours? can’t really feel what time it is via LED? Check out this “linear”, moving timeline of exactly what time it is and what’s flowed by and is upcoming. Simple, elegant, precise, … Continue reading

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You’re Either with Us, or You’re with the CFLs – Red, Green, and Blue

http://redgreenandblue.org/2008/04/24/youre-either-with-us-or-youre-with-the-cfls/ Incandescents are not banned at all: manufacturers worked to increase the output of light vs. wasted electricity as heat – many many types of good ol’ “bulbs” are here to stay.Only the typical lamp-bulb that millions use will change … Continue reading

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The Work of Charles and Ray Eames (Library of Congress Exhibition)

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/eames/ This exhibition was organized by the Library of Congress in partnership with the Vitra Design Museum. “Charles Eames (1907-78) and Ray Eames (1912-88) gave shape to America’s twentieth century. Their lives and work represented the nation’s defining social movements: … Continue reading

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