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Zen and the art of bicycle commuting

In the span of five days, I … • was riding to the gym and was surprised to see a woman in a car tight on my rear wheel. Just before I reached the parking lot, she whipped around me and turned right just in front of ... Continue reading

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Who’s Who - A Fun (?) Guessing Game - March 29, 2010

http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2010/Mar/29/Whos_Who_Mystery_Man.png Previous "Who's Who" This Blog is a fun guessing game. A small portion of a famous person's picture will be posted along with a clue. Additional parts of the picture and additional clues will be provided until someone guesses the identity of the mystery person. This ... Continue reading

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Broken Words

Healthcare reform has ignited an populist explosion: what the Dickens is happening to America? To cite Dickens--media talking heads, or the views of thousands of assembled citizens from Iowa to Washington-- “it's the best of times; it's the worse of times.” Each of us seems to only ... Continue reading

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Facebook, Twitter are an online amuse-bouche

When I'm consulting with all types of businesses, I often hear two concerns about integrating social media: 1) I already have a wonderful Web site (which can be true) 2) How can social media bring me more "eyeballs" (aka customers, viewers, people) We have the same concerns ... Continue reading

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Quick RoundUp of Weekly Deals

I've found this week escaping me...a little more quickly than usual so I'm only going to share a quick round up of my favorite deals. I encourage you to leave comments here or to share with us on FaceBook the great deals and steals you've managed around ... Continue reading

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Here’s a Chance to Step into Your Best Life

I started using Facebook about a year ago and love how I’ve been able to reconnect with old friends and keep in touch with family. And it’s been great to rediscover my relatives in Italy. My husband may argue that I spend way too much time socializing ... Continue reading

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Warmer Week After A Chilly Weekend

Here we go again! Chilly weather is putting a damper on our spring weekends! Temperatures will stay in the mid 50's for Saturday and Sunday with showers likely for most of your Saturday. Pack the umbrellas if you are heading out early on Saturday with light rain ... Continue reading

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Who’s Who - A Fun (?) Guessing Game - Weekend Edition!

Previous "Who's Who" Watch Here For the Next Who's Who! This blog is a fun spin on Dave Klamet's "In Plain Sight" blogs where he shows part of a picture taken somewhere in the Lawrence area, in plain sight. He progressively unveils more of the subject until ... Continue reading

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Sunday Coupon Preview - March 28

Can you believe it's Friday again already (thank goodness...and REALLY?) but if you care to plan ahead and take a peak at the inserts in this weekend's paper...visit SuperJenn to see what you're in for! Continue reading

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Comparing Sherron Collins to other NCAA basketball winners

*[Taylor Witt is a Kansas University senior from Prairie Village majoring in Journalism. He is serving an internship with The Lawrence Journal-World sports staff.]* Sherron Collins will be remembered for winning games, not padding his statistics. We heard it throughout his entire senior season, in a number ... Continue reading

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On-camera review: “Hot Tub Time Machine”

Eric Melin and Trevan McGee review “Hot Tub Time Machine,” the new 2010 sex comedy, with a guest appearance by Scooter Jones from lawrence.com's The Sports Buddaye. Find showtimes here. Continue reading

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Who’s Who - A Fun (?) Guessing Game - March 26, 2010

Previous "Who's Who" Next "Who's Who" Weekend Addition! This blog is a fun spin on Dave Klamet's "In Plain Sight" blogs where he shows part of a picture taken somewhere in the Lawrence area, in plain sight. He progressively unveils more of the subject until someone guesses ... Continue reading

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I Vant To Drink Your Blood…

I thought I had seen it all when it came to supplements, energy drinks, etc. But this takes the cake! I found this over at Hastings today... http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2010/Mar/25/26496_1336708170920_1027585910_31005035_6375922_n.jpg It claims to have similar nutrients found in real blood AND it has a "fangtastic fruit punch flavor." They ... Continue reading

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Let’s Roll!

Since my biggest passion in life, next to drugs, is popular music, I would like to present to you the 331/3 rules of Rock and Roll, from the book "The 50 Worst Rock and Roll Records of All Time", by Jimmy Guterman & Owen O'Donnell: 1. Do ... Continue reading

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History repeats itself in KU’s loss to Northern Iowa

"In the end, a bad shot is better than any turnover. "I’d expect the Jayhawks, a year older and wiser, will understand this better in 2009-10." I wrote those words last year in my blog, "The Jayhawks (literally) gave the Michigan State game away," following KU's 67-62 ... Continue reading

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Who’s Who - A Fun (?) Guessing Game - Round 4

Previous "Who's Who" Next "Who's Who" This blog is a fun spin on Dave Klamet's "In Plain Sight" blogs where he shows part of a picture taken somewhere in the Lawrence area, in plain sight. He progressively unveils more of the subject until someone guesses correctly. I ... Continue reading

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In Plain Sight 3/24/2010

Previous: IPS 3/17/2010 Next: IPS 4/7/2010 Although there were several who were close, littleone was closest this week. See below for the answer and complete photo. http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2010/Mar/24/DSC_6289a_.JPG Image #2: http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2010/Mar/25/sDSC_6289b.JPG Image #3: http://worldonline.media.clients.ellingtoncms.com/img/blogs/entry_img/2010/Mar/26/sDSC_6289c.JPG During the last 130+ weeks I've been pretty reliable but I wanted to warn ... Continue reading

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Way to go Whitney!

We often don't take time to acknowledge the great work people do. Even more so when it's people we work with. Sometimes we take them for granted. Sometimes it's just not considered "politically correct" to talk about the great work that goes on within our own company. ... Continue reading

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Social Security contributions

W's plan to privatize Social Security will not work for most citizens. If you have the money at your disposal, it will probably get used for everyday living. Total government control is perhaps not the best in all cases, my opinion is that it is more likely ... Continue reading

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Share Content and Link to Your Social Sites

Two new features have been added to Marketplace that allow you to link your Marketplace Business to your other Social Media Sites and that make it easy for visitors to share content like coupons, photos and calender events on their facebook, twitter or email! Link to FACEBOOK, ... Continue reading