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Agent Orange

In reviewing the agent interviews, I’m noticing some common answers. Everyone who has responded to the animal question has said tiger, and everyone who responded to gorilla question said 7-11. the thread that ties the two together is the color … Continue reading

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You Only Broadcast Twice

For our second night of ds106 radio shows, we had another trio of tales, all very different. I don’t have much commentary right now, as the hour grows late and I have to head off to the Active Covert Reconnaissance … Continue reading

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Goldradio

The radio show project is my favorite part of ds106. There are usually some complaints about the difficulty of working with audio and collaborating online, but almost everyone does great work and is justifiably proud of their creations. We had … Continue reading

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CRAAP: waste or fertilizer?

CRAAP has been taking a lot of crap lately. This came through my Twitter feed today: In which Kevin points out that Trump's tweets on wiretapping would pass the CRAAP test with flying colors. #chuckthechecklist https://t.co/qFP1NHtagF — Lisa Hinchliffe (@lisalibrarian) … Continue reading

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Snapshots of Turin

I’ve been reading the new translation of Giorgio De Maria’s The Twenty Days of Turin, and since I feel I know almost nothing of Italy, I’ve been looking things up. So here is a collection of things I’ve found, with … Continue reading

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Player gonna play

I liked #tdc1880 as a design assignment, so I’m going to treat it as one. I did it as a TDC already, but my effort was pretty lame. I originally wanted to do something with the picture of the mandrill … Continue reading

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Bond goes GQ

I decided to take another shot at the Animated Magazine Cover assignment. Former ds106 master Jim Groom did a GQ Dude cover, and I thought GQ would be tailor-made for Bond. As it turns out, it was, since I found … Continue reading

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Open and info lit

Today I woke up to find Digital literacy and democracy Rather a hastily-made blog post on digital literacy and democracy ahead of today’s NMC webinar #NMChz https://t.co/GNVIFvBIZM — Helen Beetham (@helenbeetham) February 22, 2017 I wish my hastily-made blog posts … Continue reading

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Callin’ from the fun house

I’m sure a lot of books have had an impact on me. But the first one I though of when I saw the Daily Digital Alchemy today was The Rolling Stone Record Guide. I got this when I was in … Continue reading

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A bit about ds106radio

One of our listeners expressed some interest in ds106radio: I would always turn it on earlier than the start time (because I was nervous about missing anything) and the kinds of music and stories it played at other moments was … Continue reading

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