Thursday, July 30, 2009

Around The Blogosphere 30 July 09

Taiwan: Racist cartoon causes controversy

Michelle Malkin: Who let the New Black Panther Party thugs off?

From the NYT: "A scathing blogger exits the shadows as his fashion company falters."

Central Park tree limb falls, knocks Google star into a coma

Dallas Penn: Putting The Pee In Politricks…

Miss Info - Headcrack: Joe Jackson says mystery man at the Jacko funeral was Michael’s secret son

Ten Useful & Interesting Google Docs Hacks - Dumb Little Man

Cuban writer Lizabel Mónica has been blogging since 2007 and has been using her blogs to "build bridges between literature and national and international art, as well as to explore the relationship between art and life." Claudia Cadelo interviews Liz about her Project Desliz and her effort to bring more artists online.

Africa: New dates for African Bloggers Conference announced

The 3rd National Festival of Oral Storytelling will take place throughout the month of August in Lima and Lambayeque, Peru. Elizabeth Lino Cornejo of Te Voy a Contar [es] writes about the importance of preserving these types of traditions.

While on the topic of traditions, Sheki, Azerbaijan says that watermelon season has begun in the country, posting photographs and detailing some of the traditions associated with the summer fruit.

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