Monday, November 30, 2009
Sunday, November 29, 2009
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Five million people have died in the Democratic Republic of Congo in a war fueled primarily from gold mined in the country by warlords. Scott Pelley reports. 60 Minutes, Sunday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m. ET/PT.
We'll update the link with the full story as it becomes available. Enough Project's Raise Hope for Congo page for additional information & actions you can take, here.
[photograph by PHGCOM via wikimedia commons]
Friday, November 27, 2009
Thursday, November 26, 2009
Wednesday, November 25, 2009
[Southern Sudanese women drag bags of grain to a central collection point dropped by WFP chartered airplane in the village of Pochalla, Jonglei state © Peter Martell/IRIN]
Monday, November 23, 2009
"These cards will be on sale until around early December or so... for a minimum donation of $1.70 per card. This isn't an auction - you're not bidding against anyone else as I can make up more cards for the next person - you can simply pay and I'll mail your cards to you once your payment is received....Postage for up to 8 cards would be: UK - free; Europe - $1.90; Worldwide outside Europe - $2.40. If you want to buy more than 8 cards please email..."...
[photo collage by Made4Aid/used with kind permission]
Sunday, November 22, 2009
Friday, November 20, 2009
Thursday, November 19, 2009
[GG Central collage from IKEA images]
[photographs by drburtoni & Mvemba Phezo Dizolele/Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting]
Sunday, November 15, 2009
Have a lovely Sunday. [black, mute, & whooper swans via animalphotos]
Thursday, November 12, 2009
[Made4Aid photographs/all rights reserved/used with kind permission]
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
[photograph from Motley Photos via we heart it]
Monday, November 9, 2009
At the moment, GG is asleep beside ancient Celeste the IKEA Pig (her full name). We just might keep one of the toys this year for GG, too.
[GG Central collage made from IKEA images/2008 archives]
Sunday, November 8, 2009
a subdued ciao-meow/GG's editor
[public domain image]
Thursday, November 5, 2009
Everybody wants to be a cat,
because a cat's the only cat
who knows where it's at...--The Aristocats
Some Thursday afternoon fun via stlyrics. Update: The video disappeared from stlyrics but we found the person who made the YouTube video (bea142 --thanks!), here.
ciao-meow/GG Central Cinema
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
GG's floral designer
[flower photographs via White Flower Farm; image of Amaryllis via artmagik]
Tuesday, November 3, 2009
Speaking of Italy (we were, sort of), check out Cacio e Pepe, a GG Central favorite at A Cup of Jo's today. Joanna went to our favorite places on her honeymoon in August. See southern Italy & Roma through Joanna & her Alex's eyes, here.
ciao-belated-congratulations-meow to Joanna & Alex!
[photographs property of Made4Aid/used with kind permission]
Sunday, November 1, 2009
Have a wonderful Sunday evening. (A cheery spring Monday to our friends in the Antipodes!)
[photograph of the adorable & thoughtful Elmo (top) by tnt.dc via animalphoto; second, unknown. Let us know if you do. A croissant cat if we ever did see one.)