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The Glass Wings mailing list and blog is for general idle chit-chat about things we find interesting, especially humor, animation or other subjects relevant to the Glass Wings web site.

Always #LikeAGirl

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:50:27 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjJQBjWYDTs

"Using #LikeAGirl as an insult is a hard knock against any adolescent
girl. And since the rest of puberty's really no picnic either, it's easy
to see what a huge impact it can have on a girl's self-confidence.

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John Lopez Studio

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:48:42 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://www.johnlopezstudio.com/

'In the midst of a successful career in bronze sculpting, John Lopez
discovered this exciting new direction: scrap iron sculpting. "I am
never bored! I look forward to each new creation, and it is helping me

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What It Takes To Cooperate With Future Generations On Climate Change

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:43:27 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
<https://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/06/26/3453548/cooperating-with-future-climate-change-study/>

"Simply cooperating in everyday life is hard enough, but cooperating
with future generations is a whole other challenge — and one that makes
addressing climate change so difficult."

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otto and victoria

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:42:11 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
https://briankesinger.deviantart.com/gallery/39776326/otto-and-victoria

These are great!

Via Halfdan Reschat and S lyn Watson.

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A Star Trek-like space exploration miniatures game design

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:36:52 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
https://plus.google.com/u/0/+BrentNewhall/posts/GDYdskf5yaB

Game design in action!

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Know Your Double, A doppelgänger field guide

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:35:29 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
https://medium.com/the-nib/know-your-double-7f7b029ae71e

A handy guide.

Via Muse.

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Thomas Piketty's Capital in the 21st Century

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:33:26 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://boingboing.net/2014/06/24/thomas-pikettys-capital-in-t.html

"Thomas Piketty's Capital in the 21st Century is a bestselling economics
tome whose combination of deep, careful presentation of centuries' worth
of data, along with an equally careful analysis of where capitalism is

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Janelle Monae: Sci Fi Queen Yet Uncrowned

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:42:27 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
<http://stormingtheivorytower.blogspot.com.au/2014/06/janelle-monae-sci-fi-queen-yet-uncrowned.html>

"I can't speak too much to the significance of Afrofuturism or its
history, as I am in many ways very peripheral to the whole thing and
haven't done the minimum requisite reading that'd make me comfortable

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Houston, We Have A Public Domain Problem

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:40:06 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
<https://medium.com/@xor/houston-we-have-a-public-domain-problem-bd971c57dfdc>

"It’s a dangerous myth, that we should all need permission any time
we’re getting value out of a piece of culture. And it’s one that gets
entrenched deeper each time we accept the idea that we’re able to make

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'Beyond Beyond' takes rabbits to the Feather King's realm

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:38:26 +1000

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
<https://www.flayrah.com/5576/beyond-beyond-takes-rabbits-feather-kings-realm>

"Johan, a rabbit boy, goes on a journey to a magical world. Here he
meets the Feather King; Bill, the mad architect; a tough skipper; and
all the spring princes. But the Feather King’s realm is not for small

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