Archive for April 3rd, 2011

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4.3.2011 … There are not many weekends you get to share two distinctly southern meals and another Asian meal with lifelong couple friends (definitely BFFs), visit and share with 4 people who were in your wedding (definitely BFFs), get to know again 3 of their children (one in a play), visit every so briefly with a FFM (favorite friend mother) and take a quick but beautiful walk across the campus where you met your spouse with your spouse ….

Facebook, Linkedin, twitter, lists:

10 Must-Have Downloads for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter

Think Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter offer enough on their own? Think again. These apps amp up your social networking power–and many of them are free.

via 10 Must-Have Downloads for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter – PCWorld.

colleges, college search:

Mr. PARKER: Hard as it is to imagine, it is going to be OK. I mean, you know, I’ve had the great privilege of turning down at least one Rhodes Scholar.

via NPR.org » Behind The Scenes: How Do You Get Into Amherst?.

politics, GA, education, kith/kin:  hard decisions …

The Legislature may be on the verge of giving Gov. Nathan Deal the power to remove members of the Atlanta Board of Education should the school system lose its accreditation this summer.

Not exactly what Mayor Kasim Reed was looking for – but something like it.

A bipartisan amendment, sponsored by Majority Whip Ed Lindsey and Democrat Kathy Ashe, both of Atlanta, was attached Tuesday to SB 79 by the House Education Committee.

Early this year, when the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools placed the Atlanta school system on probation because of a CRCT cheating scandal and board infighting, Deal discovered that current board members – in the Atlanta system and elsewhere – had been grandfathered in by 2010 legislation allowing the governor to take over local school systems.

via Move afoot to let Nathan Deal to replace Atlanta school board | Political Insider.

lists, travel, LondonFree Things to Do in London – London for Free – 100+ Free Things to Do in London.




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