One Okinawan habit I'm a big fan of is napping on the job. Seriously, it's so hot here they would die otherwise. They just sleep anywhere (usually in cars or on picnic benches) after lunch for a bit. These guys were repairing typhoon damage the day after Jelawat.
- Faroe Islands Photographs - wide open spaces, photographic opportunities, horses, sheep, knitting with traditional Faroese wool? Count me in. (Except for the whale hunt thing. Gross.)
- Bird Photo Booth Lets You Snap Stealthy Photos of Birds Eating - Well, that settles what you all need to get me for Christmas, for sure.
- The Election: Thoughts from a Christian Independent - Though I don't agree with everything she says, the heart of this message is absolutely true. As for me, I dream about the day when I feel that I actually have a choice between two parties who have a sane view of the value of human life.
- gladness immeasurable - If you have a kid of any flavor, you must read this. A short post on raising daughters and sons.