Links of the Day, January 11

It’s Human Trafficking Awareness Day! Tell someone who doesn’t know about the 27 million people trapped in modern slavery. And then do something about it!

Check out these awesome pics to start out your week/day:

And then enjoy this cover from Cathy Nguyen and Andrew Garcia:

  • Whistler’s homeless are being relocated ahead of the Winter Olympics.
  • The oldest known Hebrew script has been deciphered. Find out what it says here.
  • Colt McCoy shows grace and faith in the face of defeat: [youtube]

Human trafficking



Links of the Day, August 13

The Time Traveler’s Wife had its premiere last night.


It comes out this Friday, and I’m pretty stoked. (Only a little bit because I may be in love with Rachel McAdams.) Also, Lifehouse contribute a song to the soundtrack.


Human trafficking

Health care



Today's news

  • I have tickets to go see U2 when they come to the Rose Bowl here in Pasadena in October 25. Obviously, I’m still not even sure if I’m going to be in Pasadena, but still … I’m so excited!

  • The G20 summit is going on; let’s hope they can figure something out.
  • At 9:30am on Tuesday April 7, Antonio Villaraigosa, Mayor of Los Angeles, will hold a press conference on the steps of City Hall to declare by proclamation that Los Angeles is a “ONE City” fully committed to the work ONE members are carrying out every day to end global poverty and preventable disease. Go here to sign up if you want to attend.