February 11, 2009

Blogging beyond borders

Interesting blogs noted in today's Times:
Invisible Tibet Tibetan Tsering Woeser's blog
Life must go on in Gaza and Sderot written by two friends, living on either side of the Gaza border
Iranian girl
A Star from Mosul from northern Iraq
Posted by Martin Sewell at 4:30 PM

February 4, 2009

What Cooked the World's Economy?

A good, but long, article.
t r u t h o u t | What Cooked the World's Economy?
Posted by Martin Sewell at 12:41 AM

Smart kids are more likely to be heavy drinkers

Apparently, there's a link between a high IQ and developing alcohol problems.
Times Online: Smart kids are more likely to be heavy drinkers
Posted by Martin Sewell at 12:13 AM