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Seeing Things In A New Light: Windless Kite Festival

A Windless Kite Festival
(Seemingly an oxymoron, if there ever was one.)

Held indoors
(Of course, where else do you fly a kite.)

In January
(Now the indoor part is starting to make sense, but still — there’s that no … Read more...

up-side-down christmas carol
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Merry Merry Up-Side-Down Christmas Carol

I clearly remember going into gales of laughter as a child when seeing anyone talk while up-side-down.  Chin talking is what they call it now.  I don’t think we had a name for it then.  And I don’t remember anyone … Read more...

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Celebrating Creativity: Somebody That I Used To Know

It is always fascinating to see how creativity feeds and inspires creativity.  It’s a cycle that happens within and across every field imaginable.  Ask any inventor, artist, writer, musician, designer or engineer — they seek and find inspiration anywhere and … Read more...

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Pondering the Possibilities: Growing Happiness

A common complaint seems to be that happiness is too fleeting to savor or too elusive to capture.   But, with a little cultivation, couldn’t happiness becomes a home-grown crop that is easily shared?

Whenever possible — SMILE!

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Whenever given

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up-side-down christmas carol
Posted in Culture Humor Inspiration Music Video

Merry Merry Up-Side-Down Christmas

I clearly remember going into gales of laughter as a child when seeing anyone talk while up-side-down.  Chin talking is what they call it now.  I don’t think we had a name for it then.  And I don’t remember anyone … Read more...

Posted in Animals Culture Humor Inspiration Music Social Video

Move Over Rover, It’s Hamster Time

We humans tend to have a giant soft spot in our hearts for animals.  And since advertising is all about finding the soft spots of humans and then exploit them, what could be more natural than companion animals in advertisements?… Read more...

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Susan Boyle and Adapting to Change

All of nature and humanity is an evolutionary history of creating and adapting to change. Adapting is how we not only survive, but thrive.

The American people, in particular, have always excelled at adapting and thriving. At our core, we Read more...

Keepon robot created by Michalowski & Kozima
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It’s Yellow and Round

Keepon is yellow and round and it will make you smile.

Okay it doesn’t hurt that it’s paired with a catchy tune. Still, I’ll bet you can’t play this only once.

But Keepon, the little yellow spongiform “peeps” looking robot, … Read more...