The Apparent Gentleness of Osama bin Laden Vs His Outward Violence

Interesting and poignant article by Morgan Meis over at The Smart Set. I like how he contrasted Hitler’s speeches with Osama bin Laden’s.

Is LEGO-Based Art Stupid?

Morgan Meis seems to think so. I have to agree that even Nathan Sawaya seems unsophisticated, compared to traditional sculptures.

Justin Nobel in Northern Quebec With The Inuit

Writer Justin Nobel spent a few years in Northern Quebec amidst the Inuit to find magic.

The Incredible Poetic Journey of Kristen Hoggatt

The incredible story of poet Kristin Hoggatt. She survived a terrible accident with brain damage, which affected her language center, but still became a poet and ESL teacher.