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Artifact – Viagra
March 24, 2008, 4:14 pm
Filed under: 2008

Erin Anderssen, Rated Rx: It’s a decade since the advent of the blue pill that, alongside Monica Lewinsky’s blue dress, announced a new sexual era. Critics say the drug makers profit by pushing a shortcut to ‘normalcy’ that narrows our view of human nature. Happy users say, ‘So?’ Globe and Mail, March 21, 2008.

And from Globe and Mail, Best of the Canadian Viagra Ads…

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Knitting and Crafting
March 24, 2008, 2:12 pm
Filed under: 2008

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From The Men Who Knit blog

Culture.ca – Stitch’n’Bitch- An Internet Phemomenon

Stitch ‘n’ bitch: it’s a cutesy term for those who like to get together to craft and kvetch. Much like the reclamation of the word “queer” by the gay community, the term stitch ‘n’ bitch is a declaration by hipsters with domestic skills from knitting to crocheting to sewing and restyling clothing. They want you to know it’s not just granny’s work anymore.

The Church of Craft

Etsy- a place to buy handmade goods…

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The Sims
March 24, 2008, 1:55 pm
Filed under: 2008

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YouTube links:

Here is one to have a baby

http://youtube.com/watch?v=L4ASRkFVYK0
 Man on Man Action
http://youtube.com/watch?v=G5ITdEayWM8

Fun in the spa...
http://youtube.com/watch?v=I-3uG0xzYbk
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Nakamura, Chap 4 Resources
March 13, 2008, 5:02 pm
Filed under: 2008

American Girl
http://www.americangirl.com/

Babydream.com
http://babydream.com/

The Mommy Blog
http://themommyblog.net/

Mommy Blogging is a Radical Act
http://www.blogher.com/node/5563

Cute pregnant avatars?
http://babyfit.sparkpeople.com/archive_posts.asp?imboard=24&imParent=5505191

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Nakamura, more resources re Chap 3.
March 11, 2008, 7:22 pm
Filed under: 2008

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iPod Ads, and some more:
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and the Trek Thunder Kelly spoofs…
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and integrated into the urban fabric….

On Susan Sontag

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FSG website

Obit in Guardian

Obit in NY Times

Excerpt from On Photography

1975 Interview in Boston Review

Tne New Republic review of Met’s exhibit On Photography: A Tribute to SS

Regarding the Torture of Others, May 23, 2004, The NY Times

Angela McRobbie. While Susan Sontag Lay Dying. in Open Democracy.net, 11-10-06.

Robert Hirsch, review of Regarding the Pain of Others in Photo Vision Magazine

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Nakamura – Resources, Chap. 2
March 11, 2008, 5:45 pm
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The Alan Turing homepage, maintained by his biographer Andrew Hodges
http://www.turing.org.uk/turing/

Navajo Code Talkers Association
http://www.navajocodetalkers.org/

All Look Same
http://www.alllooksame.com/

Pew Internet & American Life Project – Asian-Americans and the Internet: The Young and Conne ted, 12/12/01.
http://www.pewinternet.org/PPF/r/52/report_display.asp

Sarai
http://www.sarai.net/

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Nakamura – resources re Chapter 1
March 10, 2008, 8:02 pm
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Badassbuddy.com
http://www.badassbuddy.com/

imbuddy.net
http://www.imbuddy.net/

Buddy Site
http://www.buddysite.com/

Buddy Icon Info
http://www.buddyicon.info/

Ebay Clocks Commercial

Tizzle Talk
http://www.tizzletalk.com/

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