Superfluous Barnacle

Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
~ Helen Keller

Heyyo, Dear Reader, thanks for tuning in. You know, Helen Keller was pretty unbelievably awesome. Here’s another quote:

If you read any of the articles in this post, read the one in which Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh speaks about redefining environmentalism. A quote:

Realize you are the Earth, and your consciousness is also the consciousness of the Earth.

Speaking of Buddhism, here’s a watch that reminds you of an indisputable fact:

Speaking of death, the RIAA claims that the music industry is collapsing, while, in reality, it is they who are collapsing. Their evil twin, the MPAA, refuses to innovate, and has their head in the sand when it comes to piracy.

Yes! States are fighting back against the awful NDAA bill that Obama signed into law (with “reservations”).

Some commentary on current design trends:


A squirrel, toughing it out:


An easy way to make the world a happier place. Post something like this somewhere today:


And finally, a collection of noteworthy Google Street View images.


Okay. Love yous. G’nite. Xo.