It’s a Big World Out There

I'm a new father coming upon my daughter's first birthday. There. Are. So. Many. Photos.

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Learning to Love Giant Steps Again

Listening to covers affects how I hear and understand music. Here's one that helped me rediscover John Coltrane's Giant Steps. And here are a dozen others to make a point.

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Shooting One World Trade

Walked through southern Manhattan the other day and stopped to shoot One World Trade

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Homa and I walk the aisle.

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Americans Hate the Media

Where goes truth when a new Gallup poll indicates American trust in the media is (yet again) at an all-time low?

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Getting to Know What We Do Not Know

A new study shows how little we know about current and historical events. This affects strategies for how we understand and process the news.

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I Hate Dancing

Choreographer Jo Roy celebrates the joy of dance in this short video.

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Back in the Saddle

After five months of sedentary living I've started biking again.

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Two slow motion video clips of New York State waterfalls. One from Ithaca, the other from Niagara. Remix & enjoy.

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Colors, Shapes and Flowers

I went to the New York Botanical Garden and started to meditate on flowers.

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Inge Storms the Links

For Mother's Day: The inspirational trailer of one woman and her battle with a golf course.

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Language, Militias and Occupation

What should the media call an armed group that takes over federal property and makes political demands? Oregon gives us a chance to consider.

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Is it Smeagol or Gollum?

Turkey debates Lord of the Rings to decide whether a doctor will spend two years in jail over a Facebook post.

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Burgerbot and the art of language... Typo edition.

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