Daily Archives: December 2, 2013

Recommended Reading: “CHRISTINE GROSS-LOH: ’Giving 101: The Princeton Class That Teaches Students to Be Less Selfish’”

CHRISTINE GROSS-LOH: “Giving 101: The Princeton Class That Teaches Students to Be Less Selfish” (Atlantic) Imagine walking along a road past a pond, when out of the corner of your eye you see a toddler boy flailing about in the … Continue reading

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Police Donate Money to Elderly Burglary Victim

On 5 November 2013, the son of an elderly man telephoned the police in Croyden (south London, England, UK) to tell them that his father’s home had been burgled and the burglars had taken his father’s life savings: almost £3,000. … Continue reading

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“These are Beautiful”

In November 2013, a police officer — no one caught his name — noticed that a little first-grade girl in Croton Elementary School in Melbourne, Florida, needed a new pair of shoes. School bookkeeper Renee Carr stated, “He said he … Continue reading

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Check Out the Cosplay and Other Art of Khainsaw, aka Kama of the United States

Source: Khainsaw, “Mugshot: Vriska Serket.” Deviantart. Accessed 2 December 2013 http://khainsaw.deviantart.com/art/Mugshot-Vriska-Serket-373917708 “So I went to my first convention on Friday, the Phoenix Comicon, and I had a lot of fun. Met some pretty cool people, got my book signed by … Continue reading

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Kids’ Letters to Santa These Days

Source: kcapulet, “Kids these days ….” Imgur. 1 December 2013 http://imgur.com/gallery/oORk4dp Children’s letters to Santa change over time. For example, one child wrote, “Dear Santa, How are you? I’m good. Here is I want for Christmas. “http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/b0032hf60m/ref=s9_hps_bw_g21_ir03?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKXODER&pf_rd_s=center-3&pf_rd_r=1xwe42fh1k03y7bmwqnm&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1328901542&pf_rd_i=16579” Follow the link … Continue reading

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