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87 listings, approx. 0 hrs and 26 min of material



September 29, 2012
Observation, Proud, Philadelphia
24.98 seconds
3341 Dave Stroup for Katie in Philadelphia: The founders of our great nation gathered in this mighty city, 10 score and 5 years ago, and created rules that have ensured the most abundant freedoms mankind has ever known, and endure through this day.
3.31 in 13 votes
September 06, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, Life,
14.88 seconds
246 Buckminster Fuller : Visionary inventor Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) is best known for his geodesic domes, which synthesized his ideas of architectural efficiency and sustainability. In his life he lamented our inability to visualize a world in which all human needs could be met. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.31 in 13 votes
September 11, 2012
Observation
29.88 seconds
299 David Greenberg : Extract of "Fragments of Spilled Milk" by David Greenberg. "Poemfone New Word Order". A project by Jordan A.K.A. Dr. Misfit. The Tomato Company. 1996. CD.
3.29 in 7 votes
August 28, 2012
Observation, Excited, The present
25.72 seconds
202 David : George Carlin talks about "stuff," putting into perspective the things we think we care about.
3.29 in 7 votes
August 28, 2012
Pensive, Community, Observation, Anecdote,
25.88 seconds
207 Steve Frank : As a consequence of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, staff historian Steve Frank at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia says many Americans took a second look at some of their basic constitutional rights. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.29 in 7 votes
September 12, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, Life
10.95 seconds
309 Kathy : Beams of light feel like a hug to the universe!
3.27 in 11 votes
September 13, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, The present
9.84 seconds
311 Ellie Brown for Brian in Philadelphia: It's about staying in the present. The sentiment was brought to me through yoga practice.
3.20 in 10 votes
September 06, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, Life,
24.34 seconds
247 Buckminster Fuller : Visionary inventor Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) is best known for his geodesic domes, which synthesized his ideas of architectural efficiency and sustainability. In his life he lamented our inability to visualize a world in which all human needs could be met. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.20 in 10 votes
October 14, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, Environment
26.5 seconds
5993 Coz : Rare bird noises
3.20 in 5 votes
September 06, 2012
Observation, Confiding, Life,
21.67 seconds
243 Brian Westbrook : Former Philadelphia Eagle Brian Westbrook was a fan favorite for his explosive capabilities and solid work ethic. He retired this fall at just 33 years old, perhaps due in part to that work ethic, which left him bruised and battered come Monday mornings. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.20 in 5 votes
August 22, 2012
Anecdote, Philosophical, Art, Observation, Confiding,
23.39 seconds
119 Marcel Duchamp : Who defines art, and by what criteria? Artist Marcel Duchamp asked this question throughout his career, as he explored the definition of what could be considered art. His work can be seen at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. He's speaking here with the BBC. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.19 in 16 votes
September 06, 2012
Observation, Philosophical, Labor,
19.84 seconds
251 Kevin Bacon : Actor Kevin Bacon has been in so many movies there’s even a game of “connecting” him to any other actor in 6 tries or less. But the son of Philadelphia urban planner Edmund Bacon says playing such varied and numerous characters creates challenges at home. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.18 in 17 votes
September 19, 2012
Observation, Enthusiastic, Love
20.14 seconds
410 Meg : Eating locally-sourced food means the food is fresher, it supports local business and local economy, reduces gas-use, amongst other benefits.
3.14 in 7 votes
October 06, 2012
Observation, Enthusiastic, Life
34 seconds
4593 Penny : With thanks, appreciation and a zillion besos!
3.14 in 7 votes
August 28, 2012
Observation, Pensive, Philadelphia,
26.92 seconds
199 Muralist Michele Ortiz : Philadelphia muralist Michele Ortiz was inspired by the stories of Philadelphians to create her images for the This We Believe Mural project. Submitted by Elisabeth Perez-Luna.
3.13 in 16 votes