University of Texas at Austin

Photo: Nick Amoscato, University of Texas at Austin Spotlight on the University of Texas at Austin HeadlinesThe Eyes of Texas: Racist tradition or cornerstone of school spirit? – @thedailytexanUniversity of Texas Longhorn band won’t play “The Eyes of Texas” this weekend after some members say they’re unwilling Replacing ‘Eyes of Texas’ among changes requested by …

Dogs Links

Photo Links about dogs presented in somewhat random fashion: HealthSkin Lumps and Bumps in Dogs: What You Should Know Ayöök ConnectionsEste cuento forma parte del audiolibro “Cuentos Ayöök” y puedes escucharlo en mixe-españolY’ixijtp ök wyintsën / El perro cuida a su amo Movies: Best in ShowWikipedia Golden Retrievershttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-44898115https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-28742995 Embedded Tweets The domestic dog (Canis lupus …

India

Photo: Urban lagoon in Hyderabad India is bordered by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the west, and the Bay of Bengal on the east, Pakistan to the west, China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. New Dehli is the national capital. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/9WRzrHyXKjJHKLdz6 …

Remix

Buzzwords Remix = Alternative version of a recorded work Elsewhere on the Webhttp://www.mixandmash.org.nzhttp://www.mixandmash.org.nz/may-content-poolshttps://twitter.com/mixandmashnzhttp://everythingisaremix.infohttp://right2remix.orghttp://www.whosampled.comhttps://medium.com/@CRA1G/the-evolution-of-an-accidental-meme-ddc4e139e0e4#.x2vbx73fshttp://www.openculture.com/2014/07/terry-gilliam-reveals-the-secrets-of-monty-python-animations.html WikipediaRemix Planeta.com

Mesa Verde National Park

Photo: Shashank Jain Mesa Verde National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Montezuma County, Colorado. Key Linksnps.gov/meve/index.htmFacebook Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Mesa Verde and nearby communities? Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/aPctWPmuiYCa195Q6 Notes It is the largest archaeological preserve in the United States. Mesa Verde National Park was established in 1906 …

Always Was, Always Will Be. NAIDOC Week 2020

Poster: Charmaine Mumbulla, National NAIDOC Poster Competition The 2020 celebrations of NAIDOC Week held across Australia have been delayed until November to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Theme: Always Was, Always Will Be. Revised dates: November 8-15. Hashtags: #NAIDOC2020, #NAIDOCWeek,#AlwaysWasAlwaysWillBe Key Linksnaidoc.org.aupostponedTeaching [email protected] Announcement from NAIDOC:The November …

Outbounding

Logo Outbounding – outbounding.org – is a community-powered website focused on excellent travel writing. Members curate favorite travel content to share with new audiences across the web. “It’s time to demand better than thin, facile fluff.” Outbounding resembles Reddit in that anyone can submit quality features and the best are voted up (upvoted!) by members. Key Linksoutbounding.orgMembersWhat’s [email protected] Here’s how it works: …

Normal Mexican Guy

Logo One of our 2020 faves during the quaranstreaming. Love the drone video of Mexico City from Normal Mexican Guy, who on Instagram says “Trying to show the best face of Mexico through aerial photos. One may not know well the place they call home until they see the aerial perspective.” Key LinksYouTube – PlaylistsInstagram …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Votive EssayWe need a better understanding of where the United States and Mexico meet. We are standing at the front door of one another’s country. This year look for an expansion on Planeta.com of regional coverage. If there is a way to arrange an old-school roadtrip or meetup, we are happy to oblige. There …

Mute

Verbs Mute = To deaden or soften the sound of Twitter – When you mute words, you won’t get any new notifications for Tweets that include them or see Tweets with those words in your timeline. Learn more Also see: muted keywords Essay Am I still on mute? You’re still on mute. Headlines debate-commission-adopts-new-rules-will-mute-microphones Embedded …