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It's actually not legal to rent pieces of a public street!
http://consumerist.com/2014/06/23/san-francisco-sends-cease-and-desist-letter-to-app-that-auctions-off-public-parking-spaces/
[more of the same]
http://blog.sfgate.com/cityinsider/2014/06/23/sf-cracks-down-on-street-parking-cash-apps/
http://www.thebolditalic.com/articles/5285-greedy-parking-apps-told-to-suck-it-by-city
Facebook decides breastfeeding is a family-friendly subject.
http://www.thebolditalic.com/articles/5269-breasts-ok-on-facebook-so-long-as-babies-are-attached-to-them
Patient zero found for this year's measles outbreak in Minnesota.
http://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/measles-outbreak-traced-back-single-unvaccinated-child
Cue Bach (because "Schadenfreude" scans the same as "Hallelujah").
http://consumerist.com/2014/06/23/american-apparel-ceo-fired-for-allowing-public-shaming-of-employees-generally-being-a-jerk/
If crowdfunding sites wanted to be welcoming to women, how would they be different?
http://geekfeminism.org/2014/06/21/what-would-a-feminist-paymentfunding-site-look-like/
Apparently this photo of a woman breastfeeding her baby during her college graduation got a lot of flak. I think the photo and the woman and the message (education is compatible with having children!!!) are beautiful.
http://newsone.com/3018051/karlesha-thurman-breastfeeding-photo/
At some colleges and universities, disabled students find it hard to access services that are required to be available to them.
http://www.alternet.org/education/why-are-huge-numbers-disabled-students-dropping-out-college?page=0%2C1
For all of the Neil deGrasse Tyson fanpeople (includes photo of high-school age Tyson in a wrestling singlet):
http://www.openculture.com/2014/07/neil-degrasse-tyson-high-school-wrestling-team-captain-invented-a-physics-based-wrestling-move.html

Date: 4 Jul 2014 08:19 pm (UTC)
jesse_the_k: Finding Nemo's Dory, the adventurous fish with a brain injury (dain bramage)
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Holy St Michael! NdGT in a wrestling singlet is pretty hawt.

Date: 5 Jul 2014 07:28 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] necturus
From my church choir singing I'm aware of Mozart's Alleluia Round, Randall Thompson's Alleluia, and of course the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's Messiah, but Bach? I am drawing a blank. Is it one of his cantatas?

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