Available on Etsy: Custom, acrylic painting done on canvas board from an ultrasound photo. Since it is from an ultrasound photo, it will be somewhat abstract and surreal in appearance, but will still capture the joy of expecting a baby. Just e-mail me a photo and tell me which color you would like. The one shown here, is in monochromatic green with metallic yellow to … Continue reading

redesignrelated: Crispin Porter + Bogusky gives baby carrots the junk food treatment. “…Just in time for the battle over what’s gonna be in millions of back-to-school lunches, Bolthouse Farms and nearly 50 other carrot growers today will unveil plans for the industry’s first-ever marketing campaign. The $25 million effort sets its sights on a giant, big-spending rival: junk food…” —via USA Today It’s about time. Continue reading

nephrolithiasis: The new classes of expert professionals have been trained to focus on narrow, specialized knowledge independent of social ideas or conceptions of the common good. A doctor, lawyer, or engineer may become wealthy, but the real meaning of their work is that they sustain health, justice, good government, or safety. The flight from humanities has become a flight from conscience. It has created an … Continue reading

External link to New York Study of Pedestrian Victims Leads to Unexpected Conclusions

New York Study of Pedestrian Victims Leads to Unexpected Conclusions

The standard speed limit for NYC steets is 30mph! (who knew??) Private cars are involved in far more accidents than cabs Jaywalkers were involved in fewer collisions than people who obeyed walk signs (though jaywalkers were more likely to be killed) Male drivers were responsible for 80% of pedestrian deaths (57% of vehicles are registered to men) Driver inattention was the most common cause of … Continue reading New York Study of Pedestrian Victims Leads to Unexpected Conclusions