#599: LINKS, BECAUSE THEY'RE GOOD FOR YOU

I find the cartoon tracts at Chick Publications hilarious. Too much hell-fire-and-brimstone talk always hits me in the funnybone.

CNET News lists the ten best extensions for Firefox 2.

Nose Pilot will make you want for leafy greens.

Lola Alvarez Bravo & Her Circle: "This group of photographs by Lola Alvarez Bravo and her close circle of friends from the 1920’s to the 40’s highlights the diverse artistic perspectives and visual innovations born during this highly creative period in post-revolution Mexico."

Go read "Beyond Photography" by Miroslav Kirin. Kirin is a translator of Paul Auster's work who is living in Zagreb, Croatia.

And while I am on the literary vibe, read José Saramago's Nobel Lecture from 1998. "The voice that read these pages wished to be the echo of the conjoined voices of my characters. I don't have, as it were, more voice than the voices they had. Forgive me if what has seemed little to you, to me is all."

You could see your name on toast.

I am always forgetting how to cast on knitting.

CONELRAD takes an "eerie, creepy look at Cold War culture".

Watch a monster a day take form before your very eyes.

Seven Oaks: A magazine of politics, culture, and resistance

This particular entry was written back in July of 2005, but it's still worth reading Waggish's "Thoughts On Genre: Blogs and Genre".

Listen to "Like A Star" by Corinne Bailey Rae. She's worth crushing on.

Wordie is like Flickr, only for words instead of photographs.

Do you want to know something? I like you.



Between now and December 15th (approximately), if you want to support this website and urge the voting public in my direction, feel free to copy and post one of the following two kinds of links in your blog entries or sidebar, and then e-mail me to let me know of your awesomeness so that I can include your website in the Syndicate of Schmutzie Stalwarts list at the top of the page:
  1. The code for a text link:
    <*a href="http://2006.weblogawards.org/2006/12/best_canadian_blog.php">
    Vote for Schmutzie's <*i>Milkmoney Or Not, Here I Come<*/i> as the 2006 Weblog Awards Best Canadian Blog<*/a>

    The code above, minus the asterisks, will look like this:
    Vote for Schmutzie's Milkmoney Or Not, Here I Come as the 2006 Weblog Awards Best Canadian Blog


  2. The code for an image and text link:
    <*a href="http://2006.weblogawards.org/2006/12/best_canadian_blog.php">
    <*img src="http://img292.imageshack.us/img292/3407/walogo2006200zc6.jpg" border="0" alt="The 2006 Weblog Awards" /><*br />Vote for Schmutzie's <*i>Milkmoney Or Not, Here I Come<*/i> as the 2006 Weblog Awards Best Canadian Blog<*/a>

    The code above, minus the asterisks, will look like this:
    The 2006 Weblog Awards
    Vote for Schmutzie's Milkmoney Or Not, Here I Come as the 2006 Weblog Awards Best Canadian Blog


Post that link. It's the right thing to do.

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