LIN-ks

We don’t care about Jeremy Lin, it’s all Bulls here… Edition

http://blogs.cfr.org/campbell/2012/02/15/guest-post-defining-mobile-phone-usage-in-africa/ 80% of the coverage I’ve seen on Africa and cellphones were in The Economist. Finally someone else pays atttention.

http://therevealer.org/archives/10563 Good reading on Boko Haraam.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/19/magazine/shopping-habits.html?_r=1&hp Target knows when you’re knocked up.

http://www.ebony.com/entertainment-culture/broke-ballers-the-financial-crises-of-allen-iverson-and-terell-owens Because AI and TO own.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=bring-science-home-homemade-glass-cleaner How to make non toxic glass cleaner. Did this the other day.

Links(Super Bowl and “STOCKTON, HOMIE!” Edition)

On Saturday I have Nick Diaz and Werdum. On Sunday, Giants.

http://thefeministwire.com/2012/02/3460/ The domestic violence and the super bowl myth.

http://www.slamonline.com/online/nba/2012/02/my-yearbook-awards/ Former NBA Player Casey Jacobson’s Blog, where he explains just how weird Darko is.

http://www.insidehighered.com/advice/2012/01/30/essay-why-candidates-academic-jobs-cant-just-be-themselves Why Grad students shouldn’t be themselves during Interviews. Good read, funny and depressing.

http://www.ebony.com/news-views/the-willie-lynch-school-of-social-research Good read on some of the ridiculous things that can make its rounds in a black person’s(like myself) schooling or inbox.

http://nplusonemag.com/raise-the-crime-rate Real disturbing read on the crime rate within the prison population.

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/02/02/gates-cautions-against-gop-campaign-rhetoric/ Gates wants the GOP to chill out over Iran.

Links and Brew

 

http://blogs.agu.org/mountainbeltway/2012/01/26/the-mixed-up-quartzites-of-cape-agulhas/ Check out this crazy earth shit happening in South Africa

http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/2012/01/26/could-a-balloon-fly-in-outer-space/ Could a balloon float in outer space? Simply having that sentence on my blog should get me 100 google hits a week for the rest of internets.

http://www.people-press.org/2011/12/28/little-change-in-publics-response-to-capitalism-socialism/?src=prc-headline I was told OWS changed public discourse about capitalism and socialism, but according to Pew? Nada.

http://crunkfeministcollective.wordpress.com/2012/01/27/white-womens-rage-5-thoughts-on-why-jan-brewer-should-keep-her-fingers-to-herself/ Finally, a post on white woman rage.

http://phillisremastered.wordpress.com/2012/01/27/a-teachable-racial-moment-on-fingers-pointed-in-black-faces/ More on Obama and Brewer. Don’t point fingers!

http://www.afriquejet.com/new-york-unicef-appeals-for-usd128-billion-to-assist-children-in-2012-2012012832312.html UNICEF is asking for 1.28 billion. Make it happen.

http://mashable.com/2012/01/27/twitter-censorship-activism/ How twitter censorship is good for activists.