Just Like Heaven? Four Stories About Nordic Countries — Longreads Blog


Why are we Americans so drawn to the Scandinavian Peninsula and beyond? Why do some Republicans speak of Sweden with disdain or horror, whereas left-leaning folks go starry-eyed? Does the recent influx of refugees to these countries mark the beginning of institutionalized xenophobia?

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Start up: YouTube’s music economics, Brexit and privacy, LED lights v garage doors, and more — The Overspill: when there’s more that I want to say


Here’s an essential technology you’ll need to shuft down for a successful coup. Photo by miguelb on Flickr. A selection of 11 links for you. On such a day as this. I’m charlesarthur on Twitter. Observations and links welcome. My experience with the Great Firewall of China • Zorinaq Marc Bevand went to China and […]

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Get more readers with your Gravatar — Roberta Pimentel


Write of Passage

This was posted shortly after I posted my Blogging Fundamentals post today. It gives more information on generating your own blogging avatar. Enjoy!

I have been blogging for 2 month on WordPress and I believe in learning by doing and that is why I like to experience new things on the platform and look at other blogs how they do things. I have… Source: Get more readers with your Gravatar

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