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Welcome to Saturday

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So we’re into the baseball post-season now, and most of the Rumpus folk live in a city with a team still involved. Last game I attended in San Francisco, Barry Bonds hit his 700th home run, so I guess I’ve got a rooting interest in the team as well.

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Saturday Morning Links

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In south Florida, all conversations eventually turn to traffic and bad drivers. In the past, everyone blamed the elderly. Now we blame mobile phones, but I think the truth is that human beings are just too easily distracted to be trusted with the operation of cars.

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Saturday Morning Links

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Sometimes I wish I had a second computer just to grade my students’ papers with, so I could accidentally drop that computer into the toilet.

Do you know who Ines Sainz is? If you’re an NFL fan, you do, even if you don’t recognize her name.

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Saturday Morning Links

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I’m starting to believe that there is nothing in this world more likely to destroy one’s schedule than Netflix Streaming.

Quick question about Park 51. Almost everyone objecting to it says the owners have the right to build there, and that there’s no legal way to force a move.

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Saturday Morning Links

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I have one cat who carries around a catnip-filled mouse in her mouth and quacks. I have another who barks. The other two make regular appearances on my Facebook page. Yeah. I’m one of those people.

Jordan Carr of The Awl takes a tour of the neighborhood surrounding the “GROUND ZERO TERROR MOSQUE,” aka, the Cordoba House.

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