Radi-Aid: African Aid for Frostbitten Norwegians

“Africans unite to save Norwegians from dying of frostbite. You too can donate your radiator and spread some warmth”

So it’s rare, very rare, that I do back-to-back blogs. But once in a while, something so delicious and overflowing with blog-worthiness pops up on your radar–and demands a write up. The recipient today is the super-snarky and wonderful video “Africa for Norway.

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Steampunk This! – The Fascinating Life of Mary Bowser

“Mary Bowser, born into slavery in Virginia sometime around 1840, was, alternately, a missionary to Liberia, a Freedmen’s school teacher — and, most amazingly, a Union spy in the Confederate White House.”–Lois Loveen

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