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Isabela and Lauren

IMG_0395 Originally uploaded by TanyaClement. Now, I’m just messing with the different settings on Flickr to see how this works. Plus, I obviously like this picture. Surprisingly enough, this was the day (10 days ago) when Isabela worked up a … Continue reading

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ACH/ALLC Paper Accepted!

I’m very happy to announce that I just got a paper accepted at the ACH/ALLC 2005 Conference. A first and it sure makes me feel like a big kid! 😉 If you’re interested and care to comment, please see the … Continue reading

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Foucault or not Foucault

O.k. not a very clever title, but I’m a little behind on this stuff. I’m currently reading Copyrights and Copywrongs and writing a paper and came across foucault.info. I don’t know, I like it, I guess. The site seems to … Continue reading

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wow . . .

A tool that “not only indexes the full text of e-mail messages and word processing documents, but also gives people the option of creating a searchable archive of all Web pages they visit and all instant messages they send and … Continue reading

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If you like Will Ferrell . . .

. . . and uh, dislike . . . well, you plan to vote for Kerry, check out this little tidbit and click on ‘watch the video ‘. Keep in mind, we should all be mending our fences this time … Continue reading

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50 best Mags

The Chicago Tribune has published one of those lists that gives you pause–the top 50 magazines. You always think these would not be the ones you’d pick but somehow someone has picked them and it’s just fascinating to figure out … Continue reading

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iPods Vs. Cigarettes

Looks like Duke is going to give a free iPod to every incoming first year this fall, according to today’s Chronicle of Higher Education. The article reports, “The goal of the giveaway is education, not entertainment, Duke officials say.” While … Continue reading

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6 Weeks and Eyes Wide Open

So the “book people” say that at six weeks many babies become fussy, irrascibly fussy. Why? Becuase all of a sudden, she’s looking around and taking it all in. She’s never seen a flower or a tree or blinking lights … Continue reading

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Throwing the bathwater out

It seems I’ve fallen off the face of the planet. Trying to write a paper while tending to a newborn means the floors don’t get swept, the milk goes bad without notice, and the blog . . . well, let’s … Continue reading

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Teat-sucking was over the line, yes, but the spongmonkeys are delightful.

I can’t claim the words in the title as my own, because I’m just that kind of scholar. They hail from Seth Stevenson who explains The Creatures From the Sandwich Shop Behind the singing rodents in the Quiznos ad in … Continue reading

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