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The Friday Post #28: Economics, Wordle, Cephalopods and an Emergency Room Rap

Here’s the Friday Post #28 for Feb 28 2009.  There’s enough doom-and-gloom, and down economic news from all around the world this week to make you want to cry.  Bah! So turn the TV off.

Wired reporter Felix Salmon published an article on Feb 23 2009 entitled “Recipe for Disaster: The Formula that Killed Wall Street“.

Here’s a Wordle tag cloud based on words taken from a recent news article from BBC:

wordleeconomics

Photo/Source: http://www.wordle.net – Copyright 2009 – All Rights Reserved

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Let’s cheer up with an XKCD cartoon about my favorite marine animals… Cephalopods!

.xkcdcuttlefish

Photo Credit: http://xkcd.com/520/ – All rights reserved – Copyright 2009

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Sing along to the Emergency Department Rap


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That’s the Friday Post for Feb 28 2009, folks!  Have a great weekend!

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