A Year of Parenting
To celebrate my daughter’s first birthday, I drew my most autobiographical comic ever.
This is so rad.
(Happy birthday, Baby Snider!)
We just posted this series of “Superhero Side Jobs” by @flyingmouse365 on our Facebook page. Go check them out!
Our Philippines emergency response team leaders, experts in water, sanitation, logistics and distributions, are working to ensure lifesaving supplies get to survivors in these critical early days. Meet them.
Photo: Emergency Water and Sanitation Leader Mugur Dumitrache does an assessment in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake.
India bans captive dolphin shows, says dolphins should be seen as non-human persons: http://bit.ly/1f09rXR
Ricky Gervais (whose new Netflix series, Derek, debuts September 12) shares a story about an early creative turning point that forever informed the way he writes and works.
HISTORY MEME I : 1/2 Natural Disasters - Mount Vesuvius Eruption of 79 AD
“The buildings were now shaking with violent shocks and seemed to be swaying to and fro as if they were torn from their foundations… Broad sheets of flame were lighting up many parts of Vesuvius; their light and brightness were the more vivid for the darkness of the night… it was daylight now elsewhere in the world, but there the darkness was darker and thicker than any night.” - Pliny the Younger
Washington rolls Boise State with up-tempo offense in new Husky Stadium
Washington coach Steve Sarkisian looks like a genius for retooling his offense in the offseason to a more up-tempo style that will fit well in the Pac-12 after dominating No. 19 Boise State in the season opener. The 38-6 cakewalk … Continue reading
Obama said Friday that the U.S. is looking at limited action in Syria and warned that the use of chemical weapons threatens allies such as Israel, Jordan, and Turkey. Kerry said that Syria chemical attack on August 21 killed 1,429. Keep up to date with Haaretz’s live blog.