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May 5th, 2011
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Lisa
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Golfing in Failistan

I was aiming for the drivers on the go-kart track. Wait, wait...lead them a little bit...WHACK! The little white ball flies off the tee with a satisfying crack. The go-kart racers were in no danger unless I added another three hundred yards to my drive, and even my powerfully...

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posted on
April 18th, 2011
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Lisa

Robert Niles: to save journalism, support independent sites

Robert Niles has really been a great read lately. Here he is talking about his response to the fact that while big media companies cut reporters' jobs, their own pay packages remain in the millions: Want to help save journalism? Do you really want to help save original...

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April 8th, 2011
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Lisa

The Future is Small: Essay and Presentation at NCMR

I'm presenting at NCMR today -- you can see the presentation here: The Future is Small presentation Essay: The Future is Small

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April 6th, 2011
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Lisa

Attending #NCMR11? Welcome to Boston!

To my friends and colleagues attending NCMR11: Welcome to Boston! I'm delighted to have you in Placeblogger's hometown. I'm looking forward to seeing many of you speak, and I'll be speaking myself on the ideas behind my essay The Future is Small on a panel session on Friday...

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April 1st, 2011
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Lisa

Because sometimes reality is funny

I suggest we start getting more honest about “objective reality.” I suggest we not shy away from the artistic and the playful and the color that emotions and perceptions cast on real events. Especially when reporting on large-scale pillow fighting. Danneo, "Changing Aesthetics and Other Stuff Too." Yes.

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