THE GUN by C.J. Chivers: Joao Silva, Returning Home.
He left in the early fall of 2010 for a reporting trip to Afghanistan. There he stepped on a landmine and lost his legs. Fourteen months on, he came back to his wife and two children in South Africa, after a long hospitalization and period of rehabilitation in the United States.
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Chole bhature, Sweets Corner, Sunder Nagar.
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garland stringer, pondicherry
8:51 am • 25 October 2011 • 24 notes • View comments
“In my perspective … science and computer science is a liberal art, it’s something everyone should know how to use, at least, and harness in their life. It’s not something that should be relegated to 5 percent of the population over in the corner. It’s something that everybody should be exposed to and everyone should have mastery of to some extent, and that’s how we viewed computation and these computation devices.”
— In 1996, Steve Jobs spoke to Terry Gross. You can listen to the full conversation here. (via nprfreshair)
11:20 pm • 10 October 2011 • 163 notes • View comments
To prove I am not just a dog person, here’s a lovely snap of Theo, the grumpy but loveable old man of the house. Photo by @candyfight. You can see more of her awesome pix here: http://feit.tumblr.com/
7:49 am • 10 October 2011 • View comments