Creativity

Buzzwords Creativity = The ability to transcend tradition and to create meaningful new works Also see: imagination Wikipedia Creativity Quotes You can’t use up creativity; the more you use, the more you have – Maya Angelou (quote investigator) Here’s the problem: A majority of the artists who are easiest for us to find aren’t exceptionally …

USA 2018

Photo Our rolling coverage of the USA in 2018: July 2018 July 17: 1 October – Amazon.com – Blockbuster – Cold Case – Collision – Damage Control – Double Negative – Election Interference – Everglades – Flooding – Florida – Helsinki – Intelligence Agencies – Las Vegas – Lava Bomb – Midair Crash – Prime …

Finland Links

Finland Flag Links related to Finland Celebrations Finland’s Independence Day is December 6 and celebrates Finland’s independence from Russia in 1917. Independence_Day_(Finland) Declaration_of_Independence News https://www.hs.fi “Welcome to the land of Free Press,” says a local ad welcoming ⁦@POTUS⁩ to Helsinki pic.twitter.com/cUfvlEcHDR — Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) July 15, 2018 Tourism Portals Visit Finland – Facebook – …

Helsinki

Photo: Visit Finland Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Helsinki? Government https://www.hel.fi/helsinki/en Elsewhere on the Web https://www.myhelsinki.fi/en https://www.helsinki365.com Embedded Tweets Still, the greatest tourism poster ever made pic.twitter.com/t5qsWPMyur — Scott Kerr (@scott_kerr) November 4, 2017 Wikipedia Helsinki 2018 Helsinki Summit 2018 Planeta.com Finland …

Aviation Links

Photo: Las Vegas Mural Links related to aviation (in mostly random order) Features https://planeta.com/1610icao Las Vegas Hosts #RoutesAmericas Headlines https://www.thedailybeast.com/faa-gives-the-ok-for-airlines-to-jam-you-into-dangerously-small-coach-seats http://www.thedailybeast.com/lobbyists-and-congress-just-killed-the-best-hope-for-ending-your-airport-nightmares http://viewfromthewing.boardingarea.com/2017/04/11/real-reason-man-dragged-off-united-flight-stop-happening http://boingboing.net/2017/04/12/concussed-and-blamed.html http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/04/united-passenger-removal-reporting-management-fail.html https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/04/united-video-scandal-law/522552/ http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-27/black-box-inventor-david-warren-may-never-be-a-household-name/8293656 http://www.airportwatch.org.uk/2017/02/pope-co%E2%82%82-compensation-for-air-travel-is-hypocrisy/ http://www.sueddeutsche.de/reise/fluege-papst-co-kompensation-fuer-flugreisen-ist-heuchelei-1.3364175 https://transitionnetwork.org/news-and-blog/future-less-flying-thorniest-thorns/ https://www.carbonbrief.org/analysis-aviation-to-consume-half-uk-1point5c-carbon-budget-2050 http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/heathrow-third-runway-decision-climate-change-fight-obstacle-global-warming-a7379101.html The Dawn of Climate-Friendly Air Travel Planes need to stop existing in a parallel universe when it comes to the climate fight http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/57ea8af4e4b0972364dea46d Most …

Bretagne = Brittany

Flag Bretagne (Brittany) is a cultural region in the northwest of France, covering the western part of what was known as Armorica during the period of Roman occupation. It became an independent kingdom and then a duchy before being united with the Kingdom of France in 1532 as a province governed as if it were …

France Links

France flag Links related to France Mark your calendar Février 11-17, 2019 Semaine du Voyage Responsable (Responsible Travel Week) Tour de France https://planeta.com/le-tour-de-france Celebrations July 14 Bastille Day Weather http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:00000.1.07200?sp=LFRQ http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:00000.37.07156 Headlines From Bordeaux to Brie, This Map Plots the Origin of Your Favorite French Food – Atlas Obscura how-to-discover-the-real-france http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/breton-women Langue bretonne. Spectaculaire action …

#WhoisAmerica

Hashtags This month on TV – Sacha Baron Cohen is on Showtime. Hashtag: #WhoIsAmerica Embedded Tweets Sacha Baron Cohen is BACK. This time, he's taking on 🇺🇸 Like this Tweet to get a reminder for the series premiere of #WhoIsAmerica on #Showtime! pic.twitter.com/3jo5s47Irx — Who Is America? (@SHOwhoisAmerica) July 9, 2018 Key Links http://www.sho.com/who-is-america Reviews …

FIFA World Cup 2018

Poster A billion eyes are on this year’s FIFA World Cup. Hashtag: #WorldCup Questions How are you watching and listening to the matches? – Fox, Telemundo … Where are you watching?  – Home, work, bar, casino Favorite Tweeters? For locals – What would locals like visitors to know about their city? Country? Official Website FIFA …

AFL Links

Links related to AFL presented in a somewhat random order Headlines http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-09/nrl-indigenous-round-brings-players-stories-to-the-surface/8510166 http://www.theage.com.au/afl/afl-news/the-only-thing-tasmania-has-over-the-gold-coast-is-unemployment–suns-chairman-tony-cochrane-bites-back-20170410-gvhsan.html http://www.afl.com.au/news/2016-04-29/a-game-for-all-sizes-and-shapes Meat Loaf apologises to AFL, Australian fans for ‘angry words’ over 2011 grand final welcome-to-footy-heaven-of-cheap-entry-hot-pies-and-hard-contests AFLW http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-27/will-the-passion-for-the-aflw-inaugural-season-live-on/8389488 Adam Goodes’ Indigenous Celebration (2015) https://newmatilda.com/2015/05/30/adam-goodes-displays-his-culture-during-indigenous-round-australia-implodes http://www.triplem.com.au/melbourne/sport/afl/news/2015/5/the-afl-backs-adam-goodes-indigenous-celebration http://www.theguardian.com/sport/2015/may/31/afl-gives-backing-to-adam-goodes-goal-celebration http://www.theroar.com.au/2015/05/30/heres-another-controversial-article-about-adam-goodes http://www.smh.com.au/comment/adam-goodes-war-cry-wasnt-an-outrage-it-was-a-heartfelt-show-of-his-proud-heritage-20150531-ghdcfz.html buzzword bingo afl – banana – barrel – baulk – behind posts – biffo …