March 19, 2009
February 11, 2009
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December 16, 2008
December 5, 2008
- This Week in Scandals. ProPublica tracking of the top five investigative stories of the week.
- Open-government advocates filed a suit demanding Calif. database on bills and lawmakers’ voting records.
- New GAO Reports: Auto Industry, Troubled Asset Relief Program
November 10, 2008
November 8, 2008
November is National American Indian Heritage Month, making now a good time read NAJA’s 2007 Reading Red Report (PDF). The report is a content analysis of general audience newspapers in circulation areas with high percentages of Native Americans
Also, you might want to check out how some organizations are recognizing the month.
- The Library of Congress pays tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans.
- The National Educators Association compiled a booklist that includes titles ranging from pre-K to grade 9 and up.
- Explore Native American heritage through Native American stories.
October 27, 2008
October 15, 2008
- Automattic (the parent company responsible for WordPress) has acquired PollDaddy. I checked to see if our access to Poll Daddy has changed in any way. It has not. WordPress.com blogs are now fully integrated with PollDaddy.
- Will there be a democratic wave on Election Day? Stateline thinks so.
- Hulu is streaming tonight’s debate.
September 15, 2008
Governor Palin’s addition to the presidential ticket has sparked more “Mommy Wars” among mothers, and in the media. From the past couple of days:
- Men or Women: Who’s the Better Leader? (OK, this one was published in August)
- “A Nonpartisan Message” to America about sexism in the campaign.
September 3, 2008
TinyURL now supports “custom alias”. The service is optional. Just type in a word or phrase that of your choosing. You may use letters, numbers and dashes. Note: If someone’s already used the URL, you can’t use it.