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[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]


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Eric Idle Performs F**k Christmas – “A suitably festive track”

Quentin Sommerville struggles complete his piece to camera – “Red-faced BBC news man gets so high next to stack of burning drugs he can’t finish his report – and warns viewers ‘Don’t inhale!'”

SERIAL – Saturday Night Live – Could it be that Chris bring the gifts?


SEEDS The Game – “Seeds The Game includes a series of mobile apps for all ages social play”

Quinn’s 12 Tips for Beating Christmas Blues – “The answer is simple: the rules of good Christmas are the same as the rules for good kink.

Meeting the founder of the EDL (English Disco Lovers) – “For most people, EDL is the acronym of the English Defense League, a far-right group that regularly and vehemently protests in the street against what it considers to be a spread of Islamism and Sharia in the United Kingdom. Over the past two years however, a number of UK residents have started to associate EDL with another movement: the English Disco Lovers.”

Cancer and cannabis: How I learned to stop worrying and love medical marijuana – “For cancer patients, the “medical” part of marijuana is no joke. Cannabis is a magic plant. And it helped save my life.”

Who invented the fake Ayn Rand film review? – “Twitter, plagiarism, and multiple discovery”

No One Saw Anything: Bella and the “Heart and Soul” of Community – “Violence against Mother Earth is violence against women,” she says. “The two are inextricably linked.”


Im Kollektiv wohnen: «Mehrwert für Bewohner und Gesellschaft» – “Wer eine Wohnung sucht, will häufig nicht einfach nur ein Dach über dem Kopf. Ökologisch, sozial, bezahlbar – so soll das neue Zuhause aussehen. Eine Antwort auf diese Suche ist das gemeinschaftliche Wohnen.”

Hans E. Widmer: Die Zukunft des Wohnens – “Diese Nachbarschaften sind ein Teil einer Subsistenz-, Commons- und Suffizienz-Strategie, Basiscamps des globalen urbanen Aufstands. Darunter machen wir es nicht. In einem grösseren Zusammenhang, und in einem nächsten Schritt, nämlich kombiniert zu fussläufigen Quartieren mit eigenen Zentren, sind Nachbarschaften der Anfang einer allgemeinen Relokalisation von innen heraus.”

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