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LINKS A-F
Airstreams & Vintage Trailers
Antique Books

Chess
Cigars & Pipes
Cocktails:
Martinis and other Rituals of Drink
Crafts & DIY
Crossword Puzzles
Education
Feminist Resources & Gender Theory
Finance, Financial Literacy, & Investing
LINKS G-L
Gardening & Garden Design
Grammar & Writing Guides (Also See Writing)
Graphic Design (Also See Web Design)
Green Housing: Pre-Fab, Modern, Sustainable Biotecture and the Rural Studio Project
Green Living: Biodiesel, Global Warming, Environmental News, etc.
Guitar
Hypertext
Information Design
Judaism
Latin
Literary Links

LINKS M-Z
Manifestos
Maps & Cartography
Music
Organizing
Parenting
Parody Religion
Pirates
Queer & Gender Theory
Recommended Reading Lists
Reference
Wacky & Cool
Web Design & Development
(Also See Graphic Design)
Writing (Also See Grammar & Writing Guides)


Airstreams & Vintage Trailers
Alluminum Fever: http://www.vintageairstream.com/rr_topics_links.html
Christopher C. Deam (CCD): http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/gate/archive/2004/12/03/carollloyd.DTL
Vintage Trailer Links: http://www.vintagetrailerlinks.com/index.htm
Alluminum Fever: http://www.vintageairstream.com/rr_topics_links.html
Tin Can Tourists: http://www.tincantourists.com
Towing Basics: http://www.advanceautoparts.com/english/youcan/html/dsm/dsm20030701tb.html
Airstream Life:
http://www.airstreamlife.com/index.html
Airstream Site: http://www.airstream.com

Vintage Trailer Inns
The Shady Dell: http://www.theshadydell.com
The Tin Inn: http://www.tininntraveltrailers.citymax.com/page/page/2684088.htm

Vintage Trailers for Sale
Airstream Forums: http://www.airstreamforums.com
Colonial Airstream: http://www.colonialairstream.com/newinventory.html
Revitalized Trailers: http://www.revitalizedtrailers.com/index.asp

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Antique Books
For Rare and Out-of-Print
Allibris: http://www.alibris.com
Bookfinder: http://www.bookfinder.com
Bibliofind: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/subst/books/misc/bibliofind.html/102-5986619-4813764
Rare and Old Book Values: http://fadedgiant.net
Donald Heald Original Antique Books Prints and Maps: http://www.donaldheald.com

Abe Books Directory of Rare & Antiquarian Booksellers: http://www.abebooks.com/docs/RareBooks/directory.shtml
BUBL LINK Old Book Resources: http://bubl.ac.uk/Link/o/oldbooks.htm

Libraries and Collections
Leather books Abook4all: http://www.abook4all.com
Children's Books Online: the Rosetta Project, Inc.: http://childrensbooksonline.org

Easton Press
Abe Books Easton Press Collector's Editions: http://www.abebooks.com/docs/Community/Featured/easton.shtml
Easton Press: http://www.eastonpress.com/intro2.asp

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Chess
The Chess Store: http://www.thechessstore.com
Chess History & Info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chess

How to Play
From Princeton: http://www.princeton.edu/~jedwards/cif/intro.html
About.com: http://chess.about.com

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Cigars & Pipes
About Cigars and Humidors
Cheap Humidors has a great "newbie" section: http://www.cheaphumidors.com
Humidor Guide: http://www.humidor-guide.com
Another Humidor Guide: http://www.humidorcentral.com/humidor101.html
About.com Cigar Center: http://cigars.about.com
How to Smoke a Cigar: http://cigars.about.com/od/howtomaximizeenjoyment/ss/0062402.htm
Cigar Sizes: http://cigars.about.com/od/sizesshapes/a/0060703.htm
Cigar Woman Forum: http://www.cigarwoman.com
Cigar Reviews: http://www.cigars-review.org

To Buy Cigars
Cigarbid–Best Cigar Auction Site: www.cigarbid.com
Great Deals and Singles: www.lynncigars.com
Good House Blends:
www.jrcigars.com
The Retail arm of CigarBid: www.cigarsintrnational.com
Another Cigar Site: http://www.cigar-smoke.com
Yet Another Cigar Site: http://www.bestcigarprices.com/biglist.php?

To Buy Humidors
Cigarbid–Good for humis too!: www.cigarbid.com
Premium Humidors: http://www.premiumhumidors.com/shop
Humidor Central: http://www.humidorcentral.com/humidors_01.html
Cheap Humidors: http://www.cheaphumidors.com

Dr. Grabow Pipes: https://www.lilbrown.com/Smoking-Pipes/DR-GRABOW.htm

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Cocktails: Martinis and other Rituals of Drink
Absinthe
Absinthe Buyers Guide: http://www.absinthebuyersguide.com
Absinthe.com: http://www.absinth.com
Wikipedia on Absinthe: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absinthe
Make Your Own Absinthe!: http://www.newspeakdictionary.com/pf-absinthe.html#bhrecipe

Martinis
Recipes Up the YinTang: http://www.swankmartini.com/martini_recipes.htm
MartiniArt: http://www.martiniart.com
Martini Supplies: http://www.martinisonline.com/csBarTools.aspx

Scotch Whisky
About Whisky: http://www.scotchwhisky.com/english/about/index.htm
Wikipedia on Skotch Whisky: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotch_whisky
The Scotch Connoisseur: http://www.charm.net/~kmarsh/scotch.html
Whisky 101: http://www.whisky101.com

Wine
Wine Primer: http://www.knowledgenews.net/culture/grapeart.htm
Wine Spectator: http://www.winespectator.com/Wine/Home
Wine Pairings: http://www.sfgate.com/wine/pairings/archive
Cheese & Wine Pairings: http://www.gourmetsleuth.com/cpairing.htm

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Crafts & DIY
43 Things: http://www.43things.com
Sneaky Uses: http://www.sneakyuses.com
Sneaky Uses on YouTube: http://youtube.com/groups_videos?name=Recycle
Make Zine: http://www.makezine.com
Instructables: http://www.instructables.com

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Crossword Puzzles
Crossword Forums
General Crucervalist Info: http://www.cruciverb.com

Constructing Puzzles
How To Guides: http://www.cruciverb.com/index.php/articles/htmlpages/128
Grid Library & Blank Grids: http://puzzles.about.com/library/grids/blankind.htmigarbid.com

Software
CrosswordMaster: http://yinyansw.com/products/crosswordmaster
Cruciverabilst: http://members.aol.com/westpolesf/cruciv.html

Solving Crosswords
NY Times–You can play one archived puzzle a week online without a subscription: http://www.nytimes.com/pages/crosswords/index.html

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Education
Educators Bed & Breakfast Network: : http://www.educatorstravel.com
Original Education Materials: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com

Special Education
Autism Program Quality Indicators: http://www.vesid.nysed.gov/specialed/autism/apqi.htm
Teaching Children with Autism: Visual Support...: http://www.polyxo.com/visualsupport/pecs.html

Spanish Language Resources
Spanish Web Resource Links: http://college.hmco.com/languages/spanish/resources/students/links/index.html
Learn Spanish: http://www.studyspanish.com

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Feminist Resources & Gender Theory
Feminist Career Center: http://www.feminist.org/911/jobs/911jobs.asp
Feminist Majority Foundation: http://www.feminist.org
Ms. Foundation: http://www.ms.foundation.org
Wikipedia entry on Feminism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feminism
Femina Web Search: Sites For, By and About Women: http://femina.cybergrrl.com
Feminist.com: http://www.feminist.com
Law Girl: http://www.lawgirl.com

Feminist Theory
The Feminist Theory Website: http://www.cddc.vt.edu/feminism/enin.html
Feminist Theory Links: http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/womensstudies/philos.htm
Judith Butler: http://www.theory.org.uk/ctr-butl.htm
Cyborg Manifesto 2.0: http://www.scholars.nus.edu.sg/cpace/theory/hoofd/index.html

Publications
Ms. Magazine: http://www.msmagazine.com/oct00/makingthecut.html
Bust: http://www.bust.com
Bitch Magazine: http://www.bitchmagazine.com
Venus Zine: http://www.venuszine.com
Feministing.com: http://www.feministing.com
The Progressive: http://www.progressive.org

Women/Technoloy Resources
Webgrrls: http://www.webgrrls.com
Cybergrrl: http://home.cybergrrl.com
Technodyke: http://www.technodyke.com
Riot Grrl Ink: http://www.riotgrrrlink.com
Disgruntled Housewives: http://www.disgruntledhousewife.com
Scarlet Letters: http://scarletletters.com

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Finance, Finiancial Literacy, & Investing
Bankrate: http://www.bankrate.com/brm/default.asp
Morningstar: http://www.morningstar.com

Gay Financial Network: http://www.gfn.com
Queer Family Estate Planning Resources: http://nclrights.org/publications/lifelines1005.htm
About Setting Financial Goals: http://financialplan.about.com/cs/personalfinance/a/SuzeOrman.htm
Wills & Estate Planning: http://www.nolo.com/resource.cfm/catID/FD1795A9-8049-422C-9087838F86A2BC2B/309
USAA Educational Foundation: http://www.usaaedfoundation.org/financial/index.asp
Financial Tools: http://www.credit-counselors.cc/financial_tools/fin_tools.asp

Publications
Fast Company: http://www.fastcompany.com/homepage/index.html
Worth: http://www.worth.com
NY Times Business: http://www.nytimes.com/pages/business/index.html
Fortune: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune
Wall Street Journal: http://online.wsj.com/public/us

Financial Calculators
Simple Retirement Calculator: http://www.banksite.com/calc/retire
Bankrate Calculators: http://www.bankrate.com/brm/rate/calc_home.asp
Top Ten Online Money Calculators: http://financialplan.about.com/od/onlinecalculators/a/TopCalculators.htm

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Gardening & Garden Design
Sunset Magazine Online: http://www.sunset.com/sunset/garden/0,20664,,00.html
Sunset Garden Step-by-Step: http://www.sunset.com/sunset/garden/step_by_step
The Ruth Bancroft Garden: http://www.ruthbancroftgarden.org
International Plant Names Index: http://www.ipni.org/ipni/plantsearch?request_type=search&output_format=query&ret_defaults=on
Drought-tolerant Landscaping: http://landscaping.about.com/cs/landscapeplans/a/drought_plan.htm
Royal Horticultural Society on Garden Design: http://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/design/design21.asp
Royal Horticultural Society: http://www.rhs.org.uk/index.asp

Some Favorite Plants
About Agaves: http://www.succulent-plant.com/agave.html
Agaves at Cacti.com: http://www.cacti.com/html/agaves.html
Talking Plants–Plant Profiles: Euphorbiahttp://www.npr.org/programs/talkingplants/profiles/euphorbia.html
International Euphorbia Society: http://www.euphorbia-international.org
Hardy Hebes: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/pacificnw07232006/2003140364_pacificplife23.html
Hebe Society: http://www.hebesoc.vispa.com/Hebes/Hebes_A/Hebes_A.htm
Japanese Maples: http://worldplants.com/mapleintro.htm

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Grammar & Writing Guides
Guide to Grammar & Writing: http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar
Purdue University's Online Writing Lab: http://owl.english.purdue.edu
Term Paper Help: http://www.smsu.edu/contrib/library/resource/termpap.html
Educational Resources Information Center: http://ericir.syr.edu
Blue Book of Grammar & Punctuation: http://www.grammarbook.com
William Strunk's The Elements of Style: http://www.bartleby.com/141
OED Word of the Day: http://www.oed.com/cgi/display/wotd
OED Geeky Word Links: http://www.oed.com/learning/links.html

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Graphic Design
Graphic Design.com: http://www.graphic-design.com/sitemap.html

Cool Studio Sites
Roto Design: http://www.rotodesign.com/index.html
Head-Space: http://www.head-space.com
Will-Harris House & Studio: http://www.will-harris.com/index.html
Edward Tufte: http://www.edwardtufte.com/tufte
Edward Tufte Article: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5673332

Tips & Tricks
Photoshop Tips & Tricks: http://www.graphic-design.com/Photoshop/default.html
More Photoshop Tips: http://www.russellbrown.com
Scanner Tips: http://www.scantips.com
Emigre: http://www.emigre.com/index.php
Adobe Print Tutorials: http://www.adobe.com/print/tips/index.html

Icons, Fontography & Clip Art
Havana Street Retro Clip Art: http://www.havanastreet.com
Chank: http://www.chank.com
Pixture Studio Icons: http://www.pixture.com/icon/index.php
Typofile: http://www.will-harris.com/type.htm

Publications
Born Magazine: http://www.bornmag.com
How: http://www.howdesign.com
How Links: http://www.howdesign.com/links
Print: http://www.printmag.com
I.D. : http://www.idonline.com
Graphis: http://www.graphis.com
Communication Arts: http://www.commarts.com
Publish: http://www.publish.com
Adobe Magazine Backissues: http://www.adobe.com/products/adobemag/pastissues.html

Professional Organizations
AIGA: http://www.aiga.org
Graphic Artists Guild: http://www.gag.org

Design Job Seeking
Creative Hotlist: http://www.creativehotlist.com/index.asp
Aquent: http://www.aquent.com/careers.html
Apple: http://www.apple.com/jobs
Adobe: http://www.adobe.com/aboutadobe/careeropp/index.html
Craig's List: http://sfbay.craigslist.org/med

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Green Housing: Pre-Fab, Modern, Sustainable Biotecture and the Rural Studio Project
Rural Studio Project: http://www.ruralstudio.com
Earthships: http://www.earthship.org
LiveModern Pre-fab Housing: http://livemodern.com
Michelle Kaufmann Architecture: http://www.mkd-arc.com/index.cfm
The Glidedhouse: http://www.mkd-arc.com/whatwedo/glidehouse/index.cfm
The Sunset Breezehouse: http://www.mkd-arc.com/whatwedo/breezehouse/index.cfm

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Green Living: Biodiesel, Global Warming, Environmental News, etc.
Biodiesel Basics: http://biodiesel.org/resources/biodiesel_basics
Grassolean: http://www.grassolean.com
Darryl Hannah's Cool Videoblog: http://www.dhlovelife.com
Darryl Hannah's Sierra Club Chronicles: http://sierraclubtv.org
Carbon Offsets: http://www.nrdc.org/onearth/05win/livgreen2.asp
Tree Hugger on Converting Diesel to Biodiesel: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2005/01/how_to_convert.php
43 Things on Converting to Biodiesel: http://www.43things.com/things/view/176799
Hybrid Cars: http://www.hybridcars.com/index.html
PG&E's Preregrine Falcon Nest Cam: http://www.pge.com/news/latest_topics/falcon_cam
Norway to House Seeds in Doomsday Vault: http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2006/06/18/international/i184207D00.DTL

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Guitar
Sheet Music and Tabs
Free Sheet Music: http://www.freesheetmusicguide.com
http://www.easysheetmusic.com/popular_classics.asp
http://www.8notes.com/school/scores_fsm.asp?instid=18
http://www.azchords.com
Cat Stevens Guitar Tabs: http://www.majicat.com/guitartabs.htm
Classical Guitar Tablature: http://www.classtab.org
Sam Cooke Tabs: http://www.azchords.com/c/cookesam-tabs-5017.html

Musician's Gear: http://www.musiciansfriend.com

Online Lessons
The Guitar School: http://www.eythorsson.com/en
Guitar Lessons: http://www.guitarnoise.com

Guitar Music to Listen To
Amazon: Clssical Guitar: http://www.amazon.com/gp/search/ref=pd_kk_sr_2/102-5986619-4813764?search-alias=aps&keywords=andres%20segovia

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Hypertext
What is Hypertext?: http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/H/hypertext.html
Hyperizons–A compendium of Hypertext Fiction: http://www.duke.edu/~mshumate/hyperfic.html
Hypertext creation tools: http://www.eastgate.com
Hyperizons Bookmaeks: http://www.duke.edu/~mshumate/readlist.html#collabfic
Hyperizons: http://www.duke.edu/~mshumate/hyperfic.html

So Cool! So Cool!!
Hypertext Edition of The Sound and the Fury (Check out the visual displays!): http://www.usask.ca/english/faulkner
My Body: http://www.altx.com/thebody
Liquid Reader: http://www.scholars.nus.edu.sg/cpace/poetry/frederickson/LiquidReader.html
Cyborg Manifesto 2.0: http://www.scholars.nus.edu.sg/cpace/theory/hoofd/index.html

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Information Design
Human Centered Design: http://www.jnd.org/index.html
Useit.com/Jakob Nielsen's Website: http://www.useit.com
ZDNet: What is Usability?: http://www.zdnet.com/devhead/stories/articles/0,4413,2137671,00.html

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Judaism
About Judaism
Jew FAQ: http://www.jewfaq.org/index.htm
Jewish Links: http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/Susieq/localdo1.htm

Local Temples
Temple Israel: http://www.templeisraelalameda.org/community.htm
Sha'ar Zahav: http://www.shaarzahav.org

Interfaith Families: http://www.interfaithfamily.com/site/c.ekLSK5MLIrG/b.272742/k.D288/Interfaith_Families.htm

Jewish Holidays
About Holidays: http://www.jewfaq.org/holiday0.htm
Holiday Calendar: http://www.bnaibrith.org/programs/jholidays/index.cfm
Candlelighting Times: http://www.ou.org/zmanim

Yom Kippur
What it is: http://www.jewfaq.org/holiday4.htm
Yom 2006: http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2006/10/03/BAGD6LH7KL1.DTL

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Latin
Lating List Serv Course: http://www.ravendays.org/latin/lists/techinfo.html
The definitive text–
Wheelock's Latin: www.wheelockslatin.com
Study Guide to Wheelock's Latin: http://humanum.arts.cuhk.edu.hk/Lexis/Wheelock-Latin
Latin Long-Distance Study Groups: http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/correspcourses/index.htm?terms=latin
Latin Language References: http://www.ilovelanguages.com/index.php?category=Languages%7CBy+Language%7CLatin
Harrius Potter et Philosophi Lapis (Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Latin Edition):
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1582348251/102-5986619-4813764?v=glance&n=283155
Other Modern Books in Latin: http://www.amazon.com/Harrius-Potter-et/sim/1582348251/1/ref=pd_sexpl_esi/102-5986619-4813764

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Literary Links
Bartleby's: http://www.bartleby.com
Project Gutenberg: http://gutenberg.net
The English Server: http://eserver.org
Queer Studies List: http://www.uky.edu/StudentOrgs/QueerInfo/qstudy.htm
The Journal Nature: http://www.nature.com/index.html
The Harvard Classics: http://www.bartleby.com/hc
Bartleby Fiction Archive: http://www.bartleby.com/fiction
American Library Assoc. Banned Books: http://www.ala.org/ala/oif/bannedbooksweek/bannedbooksweek.htm
Most Frequently Challenged Books of 2005: http://www.ala.org/ala/oif/bannedbooksweek/challengedbanned/challengedbanned.htm#mfcb
Most Frequently Challenged Books 1990-2000: http://www.ala.org/ala/oif/bannedbooksweek/bbwlinks/100mostfrequently.htm

Poetry
Poetry Center and American Poetry Archives: http://www.sfsu.edu/~poetry
Poetry Resources-Many Dead Links!: http://www.nagasaki-gaigo.ac.jp/ishikawa/amlit/general/poetry.htm
BUBL American Poetry Archive: http://bubl.ac.uk/Link/a/americanpoetry.htm
Electronic Text Archive Search: http://www.google.com/Top/Arts/Literature/Poetry/Electronic_Text_Archives
Academy of American Poets: http://www.poets.org
Poets & Writers: http://www.pw.org

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Manifestos
Wikipedia on Manifestos: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manifesto
The Communist Manifesto: http://www.anu.edu.au/polsci/marx/classics/manifesto.html
Futurism–Manifestos and Other Resources: http://www.unknown.nu/futurism
Dada Manifesto: http://www.391.org/manifestos/hugoball_dadamanifesto.htm
Humanist Manifestos I, II & III: http://www.jcn.com/manifestos.html
Surrealist Manifestos: http://www.seaboarcreations.com/sindex/manifestbreton.htm
The Unibomber's Manifesto: http://www.thecourier.com/manifest.htm
The Russell-Einstein Manifesto: http://www.pugwash.org/about/manifesto.htm
A Cyborg Manifesto–Donna Haraway: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/HPS/Haraway/CyborgManifesto.html
Green Party Manifesto: http://manifesto.greenparty.org.uk
The Bitch Manifesto: http://www.cwluherstory.com/CWLUArchive/bitch.html
S.C.U.M. Manifesto: http://www.womynkind.org/scum.htm
The Anarcho-Feminist Manifesto: http://www.anarcha.org/sallydarity/Anarcho-FeminismTwoStatements.htm
Cyborg Manifesto 2.0: http://www.scholars.nus.edu.sg/cpace/theory/hoofd/index.html

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Maps & Cartography
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: http://www.davidrumsey.com
Article about David Rumsey: http://www.sfgate.com/cgibin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2004/09/27/DDG6K8UNN81.DTL
UCB Map Sale: http://www.berkeley.edu/news/media/releases/2002/10/02_maps.html
Article About UCB Map Sale: http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2002/10/04/BA171195.DTL
Donald Heald Original Antique Books Prints and Maps: http://www.donaldheald.com
Pirate Maps!: http://beej.us/pirates/piratemaps.html
Altapedia:
http://www.atlapedia.com

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Music
eMusic: http://www.emusic.com

The Theremin
Theremin World: http://www.thereminworld.com
ThereminVox: http://www.thereminvox.com
What it is: http://www.obsolete.com/120_years/machines/theremin/index.html
Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theremin

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Organizing
GTD (Getting Things Done)
David Allen's "Getting Things Done": http://www.davidco.com
GTD with Your Mac: http://db.tidbits.com/article/08614
About GTD: http://www.43folders.com/2004/09/08/getting-started-with-getting-things-done
Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GTD
Digital Junk Drawer Apps: http://www.tuaw.com/2006/07/11/get-organized-a-survey-of-digital-junk-drawer-apps

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Parenting
Our Family: http://www.ourfamily.org
Baby Loves Disco: http://www.babylovesdisco.com
The Poop SF Gate Blog: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/parenting/detail?blogid=29&entry_id=7302
The Sippy Cups: http://www.thesippycups.com
Children's Fairyland in Oakland: http://www.fairyland.org/index.html
Lil' Hellraisers Punk Clothing: http://www.lilhellraisers.com
Little Grad–Help Phoenix pay for college: http://www.littlegrad.com/View.php?pageName=ShopOnlineCategory157
The Land of Nod:
http://www.landofnod.com/default.aspx
Kindermusic: http://www.kindermusik.com
Mothering Magazine: http://www.mothering.com
Baby Bargains: http://www.windsorpeak.com/babybargains/default.html
Bananas: http://www.bananasinc.org
Hip Momma Magazine: http://www.hipmama.com

Forts, Treehouses, and Projects
Fun Projects: http://www.stilesdesigns.com/funprojects.html
Cool Treehouses: http://www.danielswoodland.com
Child Play Structure: http://www.ronhazelton.com/howto/Backyard_Play_Structure_Installation_3.htm
Build a Tree Fort: http://www.diynetwork.com/diy/hi_outdoor_structures/article/0,2037,DIY_13927_2772696,00.html
Free Tree House Plans: http://www.freewoodpuzzles.com/outdoor.html
Backyard Playhouse: http://familyfun.go.com/decoratingideas/gardening/feature/famf0502_proj_playhous/famf0502_proj_playhous.html
Play Structure: http://www.timbertots.com/panda.html
Tree Houses: http://www.outdoorfunstore.com/treehouse.asp

Movie Theaters with Kid-Friendly/All-ages Shows and/or Baby Nights
Alameda's Central Cinema: http://www.centralcinema.net
The Parkway Speakeasy: http://www.picturepubpizza.com

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Parody Religion
Flying Spaghetti Monster/Pastafarianism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pastafarian
Last Thrsdayism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Thursdayism

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Pirates
International Talk Like a Pirate Day: http://www.talklikeapirate.com
More ITLAPD: http://www.talklikeapirateday.com/wordpress
About ITLAPD: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Talk_Like_a_Pirate_Day
Pirate Maps: http://beej.us/pirates/piratemaps.html
Pirate Gear: http://www.piratemod.com/StumpyAndScurvysPirateShop/StumpyAndScurvy_Main.htm
More Pirate Booty: http://www.deadmentellnotales.com/locker.shtml?gclid=COuCq8S-3YcCFRdvYAodLRyalQ
Still More Pirate Booty: http://www.piratemod.com
826 Valencia Pirate Store: http://www.826valencia.org/store

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Queer Resources
Queer Studies List: http://www.uky.edu/StudentOrgs/QueerInfo/qstudy.htm
Techno Dyke: http://www.technodyke.com
Dykes Do Digital: http://www.dykesdodigital.org
Statistics about homophobia: http://www.now.org/issues/lgbi/stats.html
SF Gate Article about the Elen Degeneres show: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2003/09/13/DD142762.DTL
Our Family: http://www.ourfamily.org
Two Brides: http://www.twobrides.com/index.asp
Betty's List: http://www.bettyslist.com
QueerList.org: http://www.queerlist.org
SF Dyke March: http://www.dykemarch.org
The Fairy Butch Dynasty: http://www.fairybutch.com
PBS: Out of the Past: http://www.pbs.org/outofthepast/home.html
Orbitz GLBT Travel: http://www.orbitz.com/gaytravel/?OrbitzAprilProduction=Pxy2y1q2mxFNNyJj1YfvQ447FQdV4KLz2s46zatbTXl2ONpJNAa8|2999367755881201680/171066890/6/7001/7001/7002/7002/7001/-1|1058848459709
CA LGBT Arts Alliance: http://www.calgbtartsalliance.com
QUEERY–Search The Gay Web:
http://www.queery.com/home.php
NCLR: http://www.nclrights.org
NCLR Resource Links: http://www.nclrights.org/resources.htm
GLAAD: http://www.glaad.org

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Recommended Reading Lists
Harvard Book Store's 100 Favorite Titles: http://www.harvard.com/recommended/top100.html
KQED's Forum Listener's Reading Lists: http://www.kqed.org/kqedstore/forum.jsp
Landmark Books, an Amazon Listmania List: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/guides/guide-display/-/1S86OAP5I4G2E/102-5986619-4813764

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Reference
Dictionaries & Thesauri
Merriam-Webster: http://www.m-w.com
Dictionary.com: http://www.dictionary.com
Urban Dictionary: http://www.urbandictionary.com

Bay Area Hip Hop Dictionary: http://www.riceplate.com/rap/rap.php
The Rap Dictionary: http://www.rapdict.org/Main_Page
Dream Dictionary: http://www.sleeps.com/dictionary/dictionary.html
Visual Thesaurus: http://www.visualthesaurus.com/#
Rogets Thesaurus: http://thesaurus.reference.com
Another Rogets: http://www.bartleby.com/62/

Search & Research Sites
QUEERY–Search The Gay Web: http://www.queery.com/home.php
Awesome Library–K-12 Education Directory: http://www.awesomelibrary.org
Awesome Library–Reference and Periodicals: http://www.awesomelibrary.org/Library/Reference_and_Periodicals/Magazines/Magazines.html
Library of Congress: http://www.loc.gov/index.html
Babelfish Translation: http://babelfish.altavista.com
Dogpile: http://www.dogpile.com
Guide to Bay Area Libraries: http://gaelnet.stmarys-ca.edu/other.libs/gbal
Library Spot: http://www.libraryspot.com
Research-It!:
http://www.itools.com/research

Maps & Directions
Mapquest: http://www.mapquest.com
Google Maps: http://maps.google.com
Google Earth: http://earth.google.com
Altapedia: http://www.atlapedia.com

Miscellaneous Reference
Bartleby: http://www.bartleby.com
Kelly Blue Book: http://www.kbb.com
CIA World Factbook: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook
Roman Numeral & Date Conversion: http://www.guernsey.net/~sgibbs/roman.html
USPS Zip Code Lookup: http://www.usps.gov/ncsc/lookups/lookups.htm
Origins of Phrases: http://members.aol.com/MorelandC/HaveOrigins.htm
Ye Olde English Sayings: http://www.rootsweb.com/~genepool/sayings.htm
Idioms and Sayings: http://www.idiomsite.com
The Phrase Finder: http://www.phrases.org.uk
A.Word.A.Day: http://wordsmith.org/words/today.html
Internet Anagram Server: http://wordsmith.org/anagram
Acronym Finder: http://www.acronymfinder.com
Internet Acronym Server: http://silmaril.ie/cgi-bin/uncgi/acronyms
What does your phone number spell? Phone Spell: http://www.phonespell.org
Urban Legends Reference Page/Snopes.com: http://www.snopes.com

Tech Reference
Babel Glossary of Technology Acronyms: http://www.geocities.com/ikind_babel/babel/babel.html
Computer Hope Free Tech Support: http://www.computerhope.com
Computer Dictionary: http://www.computerhope.com/jargon.htm
Tech Encyclopedia: http://www.techweb.com/encyclopedia/defineterm.jhtml;jsessionid=RMECISLDN2ZMSQSNDLRCKHSCJUNN2JVN?null&_requestid=19971
AIM Acronyms: http://www.aim.com/acronyms.adp?aolp=0

Transit Info
511 Transit Info: http://www.transitinfo.org
SF Muni: http://www.sfmuni.com/cms/mms/home/home50.htm
AC Transit: http://www.actransit.org

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Wacky & Cool
Niki de Saint Phalle: http://www.nikidesaintphalle.com
43 Things: http://www.43things.com
Chickenhead.com: http://www.chickenhead.com/index.asp

Chickenhead's Bannertown: http://www.chickenhead.com/bannertown/1.asp

Astrology Zone: http://www.astrologyzone.com/main.html
CA Lotto: http://www.calottery.com/default.htm
Bad Reporter: http://www.sfgate.com/columnists/asmussen
Comics: http://www.comics.com
American Science & Surplus: http://www.sciplus.com/category.cfm?sction=1
Archie McPhee: http://www.mcphee.com
Dr. Foxglover: http://doctorfoxglove.com
Women: Louise Bourgeois: http://www.nytimes.com/library/photos/leibovitz/bourgeois.html
Get Crafty: http://www.getcrafty.com
Wacky Packages: http://www.wackypackages.org
WackyPacks:
http://freecloud.com/wackypacks/detail.asp?s=1
Spasmodica: http://www.spasmodica.com
Repro Depot Fabrics: http://www.reprodepotfabrics.com
David Sedaris on New York: http://www.npr.org/programs/morning/sedaris.html
Diggsville Home Exchange: http://www.digsville.com
Roadside America: http://www.roadsideamerica.com
MIT Media Lab: http://www.media.mit.edu
Escher's World Math Studio: http://www.education.wisc.edu/edpsych/facstaff/dws/ew/start.html
Computer Writing & Research Lab: http://www.cwrl.utexas.edu
Pets Welcome: http://www.petswelcome.com
The Dachshund Underground Railroad: http://www.doxie.org
Almost Home Dachshund Rescue Society (AHDRS): http://www.almosthomerescue.org
Doxy Rescue: http://www.doxykeeper.net
Dachshund Rescue: http://dachshund-rescue.org/link
The Long Now Foundation: http://www.longnow.org

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Web Design & Development
So many, here are but a few...
Lynda.com: http://www.Lynda.com
digitalthread:
http://www.digitalthread.com
Domain Name Info: http://www.internic.net
Web Colorizer: http://www.webreference.com/html/tools/colorizer
Kira's Web Toolbox: http://www.lightsphere.com/dev
Webmonkey: http://hotwired.lycos.com/webmonkey
Web Style Guide: http://www.webstyleguide.com/index.html?/contents.html

HTML
Tutorials and Resources: http://www.december.com/html
Quadzilla: http://wdvl.internet.com/Quadzilla
Intro to HTML: http://www.cwru.edu/help/introHTML/toc.html
HTML 2.0–Forms and Obscurities: http://www.cwru.edu/help/interHTML/toc.html
HTML 3: Here's Wilbur!: http://www.cwru.edu/help/wilbur
Bare Bones Guide to HTML: http://www.werbach.com/barebones/barebones.html

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Writing
The Writer's Almanac: http://writersalmanac.publicradio.org
A.Word.A.Day:
http://wordsmith.org/words/today.html
Wordsmith.org: http://wordsmith.org/awad/index.html

Poetry
Poets & Writers: http://www.pw.org

Implements: Pen, Inks, Papers and Notebooks
Levenger: www.levenger.com
Exaclair: http://www.exaclairinc.com
Moleskine: http://www.moleskine.co.uk
Wikipedia on Moleskine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moleskine
Eastgate Information Farming Tools: http://www.eastgate.com/catalog/Tools.html
Exlibris Anonymous: http://www.exlibrisanonymous.com

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