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2006-10-12 (Thursday)



  1. Earth Day Footprint Quiz

    Nicely done. My lifestyle uses up 3.6 “Global Hectares” (most on food and shelter) and if everyone lived like me we’d need two Earths to get by. (via Kottke)

  2. Core77 - 1000 Words of Advice for Design Teachers

    Links to 1000 Words for Design Students (via Kottke)

  3. Cool Running :: The Couch-to-5K Running Plan

    Just in case running becomes more appealing one day, now I’ve cancelled my gym membership. (via Yoz)

  4. Peter Sellers doing various English accents (

    I wish I was this good (or any good) at doing accents. Impressive because it seems so effortless.

  5. Generation X Neo-logisms

    One of my favourite books, but noted again because I’d forgotten the phrase “option paralysis” came from it. (via Francis)

  6. Maps of War

    Excellent animated map showing who’s inhabited and carved up the Middle East over millennia. (via Haddock)

  7. Mexican Food, Chilies, Tomatillos at

    New UK store - delivering Mexican food and ingredients to you. (via my page on London’s lack of Mexican restaurants.)