God revives my humanity.– Rob Bell
NYT/IHT Global: Tibetan Environmentalist Receives... →
It’s the 21st Century. Tibet is not free. China has now arrested the man that the state television station named “Philanthropist of the Year” in 2006 for his environmental work. Guess it’s hard to stay on China’s good side.
World Hum: The Best Travel Stories on the Internet →
The Guardian replays England-USA...in Lego form →
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Internet Monk: Dispatches from the... →
I just discovered this blog and was heartbroken to discover the author died last April.
Walking in Machu Picchu
When we reached Machu Picchu after the 3 1/2 day hike, I was relieved and tired. The sun was scorching that day and while I had a beautiful endorphin rush from the accomplishment, my exploration of this incredible ancient city is a bit of a blur. So, I’ve been watching documentaries since I returned from Peru to try and cement the experience in my mind and learn as much as I can...
2010fifaworldcup: K’naan - Wavin’ Flag (The...
Stuff White People Like: The World Cup →
Sometimes I like something and feel original for a few fleeting moments. Then, I check the Stuff White People Like Blog and instantly find I’m no different from the other tens of millions middle-class, college-educated young professionals.
Green Hills of Africa
All I wanted to do now was get back to Africa. We had not left it yet but when I would wake in the night I would lie, listening, homesick for it already. Ernest Hemingway, Green Hills of Africa But you are not alone, because if you ever really loved (a woman) happy and untragic, she loves you always, no matter whom she loves or where she goes, she loves you more. Ernest Hemingway,...