Journalist and journalism professor Jack Lessenberry says Journalism is sort of the nation’s circulatory system. Journalists at their best carry light, air, and information throughout society.
Science Daily (via Dave Dempsey) reports that new analysis of data from buoys, weather stations, and historical ice records indicates that summer surface temperatures of Lake Superior have increased approximately 2.5 °C since 1979, roughly twice the rate of regional atmospheric warming. Dave also says it’s now or never on Great Lakes invasive species … and notes that the Detroit News has weighed in on the behalf of “never.”
Cathleen at For my amusement only… notes that proposed cuts to schools would slash over $700,000 from Grand Rapids Public Schools and makes an interesting point on bloggers and “internet time.”
Need4Sheed is still on Cloud 9 (or is that Cloud 36?) after Rasheed Wallace’s amazing buzzer beater on Monday night. She also wants to invite everyone to the First Annual Need4Sheed/Detroit Bad Boys Blogfest at the Palace on April 1, 2007 (no foolin!) when the Detroit Pistons square of at 1 PM vs the beNOTloved Miami Heat.