Friday, November 26, 2004
Quitting the Paint Factory: On the virtues of idleness by Mark Slouka
Quitting the Paint Factory: On the virtues of idleness by Mark Slouka (2 MB)
An excellent article from this month's Harper's, Slouka helps us see just how important, precious and endangered idleness is, at least in the US. Spain still has its Sunday afternoon 3 hour lunches to protect it.
My favorite quote: "money costs too much".
Sunday, November 14, 2004
Teruel existe! .::. Teruel Exists!
Just got back from Teruel, province in the autonomous community of Aragon (about a 4 hour drive from Barcelona). Enjoy the pictures.
Acabamos de volver de Teruel, y si existe. Disfruta las fotos.
Thursday, November 04, 2004
Two Nations Under God by Thomas Friedman
"...what troubled me yesterday was my feeling that this election was tipped because of an outpouring of support for George Bush by people who don't just favor different policies than I do - they favor a whole different kind of America. We don't just disagree on what America should be doing; we disagree on what America is." [ + complete article]
Tuesday, November 02, 2004
The complete album: http://www.honeyfire.com/halloween2004/
And if you're in the mood, check out last year's: http://www.honeyfire.com/halloween2004/