Category Archives: Current Events

Public Domain Day 2023 via Duke University School of Law

Public Domain Day 2023 | Duke University School of Law On January 1, 2023, copyrighted works from 1927 will enter the US public domain. 1  They will be free for all to copy, share, and build upon. These include Virginia Woolf’s … Continue reading

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Halloween 2022 via Instagram [Photography]

Follow me on Instagram More from my Instagram Feed Related Posts: I (@douglaswelch) grabbed a photo of Rosanne at M Street Coffee while we enjoyed our iced lattes. A short break between errands today via Instagram [Photography] Planets and Stars … Continue reading

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“Everything Old is New Again” from For The Weekend…June 17, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents:  Essay: Everything old is new again Video: How To Draw Mountains via HarrisonHow on TikTok The Art of Luca Available Online for Free The Hidden Engineering Protecting Getty Art from Earthquakes … Continue reading

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“Shining A Cleansing Light on the (Ongoing) January 6th Insurrection” from For The Weekend…June 10, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents:  Essay: Shining A Cleansing Light on the (Ongoing) January 6th Insurrection Video: Favorite New Gardening Knife The Historic Concrete Bridge In Pasadena Is The Only One Of Its Kind In Southern … Continue reading

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“Sometimes You Need To Get Away” from For The Weekend…June 3, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents:  Essay: Sometimes you need to get away Video: Amazing Physics Toys/Gadgets 1 Explain Things Simply Pessimists Archive Root System Drawings Book: The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry … Continue reading

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“The Need To Take Action” from For the Weekend…May 27, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents:  Essay: The Need To Take Action Video: Flower Slomo from MaryMusic on TikTok The Customers Who Repeatedly Buy Doomed Products How to improve your handwriting Cattle panel trellis: How to build … Continue reading

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🗞 “No More Heroes” and more from For The Weekend…May 20, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents: Essay: No More Heroes Video: Tropical Butterfly from svete_px on Instagram The Museum Where Everything Is on Display How To Strategically Choose What Nonfiction Book To Read Next These Are America’s … Continue reading

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“Enough Versus All” and more from For The Weekend…May 13, 2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents: Essay: Enough Versus All Video: Strandbeest Evolution 2021 A Search Engine That Finds You Weird Old Books On Writing: An Abecedarian Garden Gear To Covet, And To Give, With Ken Druse … Continue reading

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“Pile Up and Pile On” from For The Weekend…May 6,.2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Contents: Essay: Pile Up and Pile On Video: TWO HOURS of Stunning Nature Scenes | The Green Planet | BBC Earth  A Glimpse Inside the World’s Most Beautiful Libraries Why skyscrapers are … Continue reading

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“Do Something” from For The Weekend…April 29,.2022

Subscribe and Forward This To A Friend Today! Read the entire newsletter in your browser   Do Something Every day it seems we are faced with news stories of some atrocious, abusive, and even deadly policies and actions. Most recently, … Continue reading

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Citizen Science Opportunity: NASA GLOBE Cloud Challenge 2022: Clouds in a Changing Climate

Did you know that clouds can both warm and cool our planet? Keeping an eye on clouds helps NASA study our climate. We need your help capturing data about clouds where you live! The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the … Continue reading

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The Pessimists Archive [Shared]

There have been many moral waves of panic over the centuries and it is important to remember that many of the panics we see today are very similar to those of the past. Who would of thought that “children reading … Continue reading

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Second shot…and done! via Instagram

Second shot…and done! An amazing peace of mind. Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Related Posts: Family – One Square Foot – 29 in a series via Instagram Daffodils, Snowflakes, and Azaleas in the Garden today via Instagram … Continue reading

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Civics – 8 in a Series – January 6, 2021 – Sedition, Insurrection, and Treason

I never imagined when I started this series, that I would be ever writing about the horrors we have experienced as a nation in the last week. The Constitution clearly states, “We the PEOPLE of the United States of America…”. … Continue reading

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Civics – 7 in a Series – Follow the money!

A wise man once said, many years ago, “Follow The Money” and it has always been true, especially when it comes to civics. If you want a clear indication of a government’s goals and direction, follow the money using this database … Continue reading

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