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Phillip Cairns
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A classic animated short film about a guy who creates a forest by planting one tree at a time...

https://youtu.be/KTvYh8ar3tc

(It may require re-balancing the audio output so the sound effects in the right channel don't drown out the narration in the left channel.)

And a real life guy who created a forest in India by planting one tree at a time...

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/short-film-showcase/india-man-plants-forest-bigger-than-central-park-to-save-his-island?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Social&utm_content=link_tw20160814video-indianmanforest&utm_campaign=Content&sf33230312=1

I was disappointed that Mr Clarke on "Stranger Things" wasn't played by Bill Watterson. Talk about a missed opportunity.

‪#‎CalvinAndHobbes‬

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Daniel Lanois has a new album coming out in September and here's a taste of it:

http://www.npr.org/sections/allsongs/2016/07/05/484374847/new-mix-daniel-lanois-deap-vally-nonkeen-pinegrove-more

More of his fiddling-with-the-knobs musical journey. I'd be more on board if I sat in bed and listened to albums straight through with headphones. That crowd must love what Lanois is doing these days.

#daneillanois   #music  

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CBC Radio's "The Sunday Edition" with Michael Enright presents an intelligent, engaging and sensitive discussion of the events in Paris. I listened to every minute of it.

#Paris #CBC

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I liked Back To The Future. Then I turned 14.

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What specific religious belief prohibits a university professor from wearing a lapel microphone so a hard-of-hearing student can hear her lectures?

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/hearing-memorial-university-1.3230439

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Can't play Beethoven's "Moonlight" Sonata?  Now you can.  This is kind of addictive (headphones or speakers required).

http://touchpianist.com/

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I'd have paid to be in Charlie Parr's audience a few days ago...
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