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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:13:26 GMT Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:13:26 GMT en-us Fargo v1.71 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html rodjsm@gmail.com rodmitch rodney.mitchell http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/27/#a1409168950 <p><a href="http://www.slate.com/articles/life/better_summer/2014/08/badminton_for_summer_parties_how_to_break_the_ice_with_kids_and_adults.html" target="_blank">Badminton for summer parties: How to break the ice with kids and adults.</a></p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:49:10 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/27/#a1409168950 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/15/#a1408146207 <p><a href="http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/mar/23/everything-you-know-about-unhealthy-foods-is-wrong" target="_blank">Why almost everything you've been told about unhealthy foods is wrong.</a></p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:43:27 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/15/#a1408146207 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/05/#a1407252748 <p>This Piña Colada Has Only 2 Ingredients, and It's Marvelous — <a href="http://www.thekitchn.com/this-pia-colada-has-only-2-ingredients-and-its-marvelous-drinks-from-the-kitchn-206586?utm_source=RSS&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed:+thekitchn/drinks+(TK+Channel:+Drinks)" target="_blank">Drinks from The Kitchn.</a></p> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:32:28 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/08/05/#a1407252748 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/07/02/#a1404316760 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://unsplash.com/post/89277673479/download-by-rayi-christian-w" target="_blank">Unsplash - By Rayi Christian W.</a></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:59:20 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/07/02/#a1404316760 Butter is back http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403912753 <p>As we approach Butter Is A Vegetable month <a href="http://t.co/l9ChHb4bSI">http://t.co/l9ChHb4bSI</a> glad to see <a href="http://twitter.com/kelseykgee">@kelseykgee</a> WSJ story on butter resurge <a href="http://t.co/SNM2fR12yI">http://t.co/SNM2fR12yI</a></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:45:53 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403912753 Looks like a tasty drink http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403912751 <p><a href="http://twitter.com/ruhlman">@ruhlman</a> shot of gin, half pint Guinness, top up with ginger beer. K Amis suggests 2 is the limit & that it should be in a silver tankard</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:45:51 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403912751 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403911988 <p>Today's background — screencap from video linked below.</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:33:08 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403911988 "The last 200 years or so have been the best in history" http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403911148 <p>"The last 200 years or so have been the best in history: triumph over disease, over poverty, and over early death." <a href="http://t.co/L2GuvgzGVL">http://t.co/L2GuvgzGVL</a></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:19:08 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/06/27/#a1403911148 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/#a1400111223 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://nos.twnsnd.co/post/85225180523/lieder-und-geschichten-der-suaheli" target="_blank">New Old Stock — Lieder und Geschichten der Suaheli.</a></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 23:47:03 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/#a1400111223 Jeffrey Morgenthaler — bartending and mixology: http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/#a1400090158 <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2008/how-to-make-your-own-ginger-beer/" target="_blank">How To Make Your Own Ginger Beer.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2004/the-richmond-gimlet/" target="_blank">The Richmond Gimlet.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2014/hot-toddies-suck-long-live-the-hot-toddy/" target="_blank">Hot Toddies Suck – Long Live the Hot Toddy.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2009/how-to-make-your-own-grenadine/" target="_blank">How to Make Your Own Grenadine.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2008/how-to-make-sangrita/" target="_blank">How to Make Sangrita.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2006/a-gallon-of-margaritas/" target="_blank">A Gallon of Margaritas by the Gallon.</a></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 17:55:58 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/#a1400090158 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/jeffreyMorgenthaler/howToMakeSangrita.html <p><a href="http://www.jeffreymorgenthaler.com/2008/how-to-make-sangrita/" target="_blank">How to Make Sangrita.</a></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 17:55:12 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/14/jeffreyMorgenthaler/howToMakeSangrita.html http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/13/#a1400022933 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://unsplash.com/post/83340579337/download-by-webvilla" target="_blank">Unsplash - By Webvilla.</a></p> Tue, 13 May 2014 23:15:33 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/13/#a1400022933 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/13/#a1400022278 <p>Some thoughts on gluttony. — <a href="http://www.conversiondiary.com/2008/06/some-thoughts-on-gluttony.html" target="_blank">Conversion diary.</a></p> Tue, 13 May 2014 23:04:38 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/13/#a1400022278 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399418816 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://nos.twnsnd.co/post/83419667032/explorer-xvii-satellite" target="_blank">New Old Stock — Explorer XVII Satellite.</a></p> Tue, 06 May 2014 23:26:56 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399418816 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399400086 <p>Over the past 40 years, fewer English majors but more journalism majors. — <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/rampage/wp/2014/04/25/over-the-past-40-years-fewer-english-majors-but-more-journalism-majors/" target="_blank">Washington Post</a></p> Tue, 06 May 2014 18:14:46 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399400086 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399400060 <p>5 Reasons Why Orange Liqueur Doesn't Belong in Your Margarita. — <a href="http://www.thekitchn.com/5-reasons-to-leave-orange-out-of-your-margarita-203186?utm_source=RSS&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed:+thekitchn/drinks+(TK+Channel:+Drinks)" target="_blank">The Kitchn</a></p> Tue, 06 May 2014 18:14:20 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/06/#a1399400060 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399331931 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://unsplash.com/post/85386687549/download-by-liam-andrew-cura" target="_blank">Unsplash - By Liam Andrew Cura.</a></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 23:18:51 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399331931 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399325384 <p>Short on Limes? Try These Substitutes — <a href="http://www.thekitchn.com/short-on-limes-try-these-substitutes-202782" target="_blank">Ingredient Intelligence.</a></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 21:29:44 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399325384 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399325377 <p>How to Have a Meeting That Isn't a Complete Waste of Time. — <a href="http://lifehacker.com/how-to-have-a-meeting-that-isnt-a-complete-waste-of-tim-1570834406?utm_campaign=socialflow_lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_source=lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_medium=socialflow" target="_blank">Lifehacker</a></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 21:29:37 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/05/#a1399325377 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052303 <p><a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/rampage/wp/2014/04/25/over-the-past-40-years-fewer-english-majors-but-more-journalism-majors/" target="_blank">Over the past 40 years, fewer English majors but more journalism majors.</a></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:38:23 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052303 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052299 <p><a href="http://evolvinghealth.wordpress.com/2014/04/27/stop-singling-out-sugar/" target="_blank">Stop singling out sugar.</a></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:38:19 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052299 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052297 <p><a href="http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/03/science-compared-every-diet-and-the-winner-is-real-food/284595/" target="_blank">Science Compared Every Diet, and the Winner Is Real Food - James Hamblin - The Atlantic.</a></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:38:17 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399052297 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399048937 <p>Today's background — <a href="http://unsplash.com/post/84391214384/download-by-keith-misner" target="_blank">Unsplash - Keith Misner.</a></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 16:42:17 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399048937 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399048929 <p>How to Choose the Best Over-the-Air Antenna for Free HDTV. — <a href="http://lifehacker.com/how-to-choose-the-best-over-the-air-antenna-for-free-hd-1569752514?utm_campaign=socialflow_lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_source=lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_medium=socialflow" target="_blank">Lifehacker.</a></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 16:42:09 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/05/02/#a1399048929 http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/04/22/#a1398199114 <p><a href="http://lifehacker.com/why-i-killed-my-standing-desk-and-what-i-do-instead-1565554537?utm_campaign=socialflow_lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_source=lifehacker_facebook&amp;utm_medium=socialflow" target="_blank">Why I Killed My Standing Desk, and What I Do Instead.</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:38:34 GMT http://misc.smallpict.com/2014/04/22/#a1398199114