The Flickr Blog is mostly pretty pictures. Every now and then there’s also a beautiful story.
Here’s the caption from themexican, who took the picture:
Rashit in his yurt. He spoke several languages and was always trying to learn more. When he found I spoke Spanish he spent hours learning new phrases from me and steering clear of smalltalk. "No talk, we learn. Word for horse."
With so much yipping about 2-point-that and 3-point-this, it’s nice to be reminded of the values underlying all this technology — information, people and the world.
“We originally scheduled the Rolling Stones,
but we canceled them when we figured out that Senator Obama would sell
New Hampshire Governor John Lynch on Barack Obama’s visit to his state this weekend (NYT).
The folks in Baristaville continue to blaze the trail for local publishers …
I biked down to Jamaica Plain this morning for the Boston Media Makers meeting. Lots of people doing cool things. Two of my favorites:
- Ravi Jain’s Drive Time weekly vlog, filmed during his commute through Boston.
- Steve Garfield’s videos for the Jamaica Plain Historical Society.
(Steve Garfield took this picture. The rest are here.)