Monthly Archives: October 2011

Rolling Through the Bay, One Toothpick at a Time

I have to share this. It is utterly amazing. Using 100,000 toothpicks over 35 years, Scott Weaver created a sort of Rube Goldberg sculpture that pays homage to San Francisco. At the time the video was made, the sculpture was … Continue reading

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We are all writers. Somewhere around second grade, Mrs. McGillicuddy handed out fat tablets of lined paper and pencils, and asked us to copy the letters on the long, rainbow-colored chart taped to the top of the blackboard. So we … Continue reading

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