St. Louis Cardinals Are In The World Series

10,000 Birds

My St. Louis Cardinals, the storied National League franchise, have won their 18th National League pennant in convincing fashion. Sports baseball St. Louis CardinalsForgive me for a momentary lapse from relatively straightforward bird-blogging.

RePEc moves to St. Louis Fed

Environmental Economics

The RePEc Blog: IDEAS , one of the main RePEc services, is now hosted at the Economic Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. It is running on new and efficient hardware also sponsored by the St. Louis Fed, and for the first time has a contingency plan in place in case of disruptions. There is also local system administration support.

"St. Louis Taxpayers Aren't Finished Paying For The Stadium The Rams Abandoned"

Environmental Economics

  The St. Louis Rams' decision to relocate to Los Angeles brought a double dose of bad news for the city's residents on Tuesday: Not only are they losing the football team they've hosted for the last 21 years, they also still have to pay for the stadium they built to lure the Rams to their hometown in the first place. Louis put $280 million in public funds behind in 1995.   the manner in which the team left St. Louis."

Meet Me in St. Louis for Sukkah City 2011

Green Prophet

Inspired by last year’s Sukkah City in NYC (see one of the past designs above), St. Louis is hosting its own sukkah design competition this year. The folks over at Washington University in St. Rabbi Andrew Kastner of the St. Washington University in St. Louis.

Desperate to eat mammalian meat, St. Louis Catholics classify beavers as fish for Lent

Eccorazzi

” Catholics in St. Louis are a perfect example right now , as restaurants are catering to practitioners of Lent looking to bypass that pesky little no meat thing by using aquatic mammals to pass off, somehow, as fish (which are still meat). Bootleggin’ BBQ in St.

What White People Can Do, because Black Lives Matter.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Family, Youth, Enlightened Education awareness black lives matter children and racism citizenship community family Ferguson For Children mindfulness parenting peace Racism racist st.

The Day My City Broke in Half. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Literary Journal blame darren wilson Ferguson Mike Brown peace poem st. louis verdict You may wonder what side I take. It''s the side of fairness and peace.

Ten Years of Select Economic Data in Graphs

Environmental Economics

  To give a better picture of what's going on with the economy, here are some graphs of the past decade of select economic data from the St. Louis Federal Reserve.  

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Research ideas from the Onion

Environmental Economics

However, that is when the payment vehicle is a tax: Emphasizing that a new venue to replace the 19-year-old Edward Jones Dome is an absolute necessity, St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke revealed Monday that the team will be forced to relocate as soon as 2016 unless taxpayers build a new stadium with their bare hands. “We We want to keep Rams football in St. Louis. The facts are simple: The people of St. Louis city council.

Artifox's solid wood standing desk has a place for everything

Green (Living) Review

Louis, Missouri based Artifox came up with this lovely minimalist design made out of solid maple wood, and featuring a bunch of clever organization details. For many, standing desks are a healthier option to work, allowing for more mobility and less potential for repetitive strain injuries.

Apprentice thesis: Cultivating the Love of God

Elephant Journal

I was raised in St. Louis, MO, the mid-west – the heartland of America. Intro: *needs bio pic I believe that everyone wants the same things out of life – to love and be loved. Who doesn’t want that deep down? But is it all that clear on how to get this love? I […]. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Apprentice Thesis Elephant Academy

Revenge of the Birds!

10,000 Birds

Sure the Baltimore Orioles and the St. Louis Cardinals were both eliminated from Major League Baseball’s World Series but that doesn’t mean that birds aren’t going to fight back. Don’t believe me? Check out this video of a seagull pooping on a Fox anchor at the World Series. Asides baseball bird poop

Bob Barker Offers $75K to Save Cats From Intubation Exercises

Eccorazzi

Bob Barker generously offers $75,000 to Washington University in St. Louis to fund pediatric simulators to save cats from intubation exercises. Read More The post Bob Barker Offers $75K to Save Cats From Intubation Exercises appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Contemplating Missouri.

Elephant Journal

The fatal shooting of 18 year old Michael Brown, an unarmed black male in the Ferguson suburb of St. Louis, Missouri, by an unidentified police officer, raises many questions. According to a witness, Michael was shot with his hands held up in the air.

All-Star Pitcher Mark Buehrle Is Dedicated Dog Rescue Volunteer

Eccorazzi

Mark Buehrle is an all-star pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays on the baseball diamond, but at Hope Animal Rescues in St. Louis, MO, he’s just another volunteer. Read More The post All-Star Pitcher Mark Buehrle Is Dedicated Dog Rescue Volunteer appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Sports Top News mark buehrle

Maybe now we can get back to fussing about the social cost of carbon

Environmental Economics

percentage point from fourth-quarter growth, or about $12 billion, the forecasting firm Macroeconomic Advisers, based in St. Louis, recently estimated. I'll be watching Fox News tonight to try to get a handle on the benefits of the partial government shutdown.

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What is a Cardinal?

10,000 Birds

When it comes to cardinals and sports, the first and foremost organization to come to mind has to be baseball’s St. Louis Cardinals , and not just because they’re Corey’s favorite team. The St. However, in their migrations from Chicago to St.

2012 234

Tony La Russa To Go From World Champ To Elephant Keeper?

Eccorazzi

What does the guy who just led the St. Louis Cardinals to a World Series victory do next? He retires and becomes an elephant keeper. Well, not quite. He retires and gets offered a job by the Performing Animal Welfare Society to work at their elephant sanctuary. When asked if he was getting any employment [.]. Animals Causes Sports Tony La Russa

I have a complaint about RePEc

Environmental Economics

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is lauching a blog aggregator, EconomicAcademics.org, to highlight and promote the discussion of economics research. From the inbox: Dear Blogger, Congratulations, you made the list! Your blog is part of this effort. This email explains why and how you can help promote the discussion of economic research in the blogosphere. EconAcademics.org lives at [link] and aggregates blog posts that discuss economic research.

2012 126

How to Sustain a Sustainability Blog: With Sustainablog

Wend Magazine

That changed when my wife was accepted to get her Masters in drama at Washington University in St. Louis. I’d never lived in St. It was then when I noticed he lived in St. Louis (a transplant as well). I also do twice-a-month posts at St.

2011 236

How to Slackline Across the Country

Wend Magazine

Louis. Picked up my bike at my home in St. Louis (passing the City Musem in this image). How to Slackline Across the Country. Step 1. Be a cartoon character. It’s so much easier to set a course and attach cartoon slacklines than real ones. Step 2. That is all.

2011 176

Here is one for the 2014 top 10 list

Environmental Economics

Remastering has been done by engineer Vic Anesini, and the reissue features new liner notes by original band booster Richard Byrne of St. Louis’ alt-weekly The Riverfront Times. And yes, reissues are allowed on the John's top 10 albums list: Great news alt.country fans!

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When life gives you lemons, make fish sticks?

Environmental Economics

The department plans to process tons of the fish and donate it to food banks, including the St. Louis Area Food Bank. "We'll What do you do with a bony, ugly, jumpy, fat, fugitive fish that's taken over the Mississippi and Illinois rivers and threatens the ecology of the Great Lakes? Grind them into fish sticks and feed them to the poor. That's the latest strategy from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources in its tussle with the Asian carp.

2011 126

Weekend Reading 10/14/16

Sightline Daily

It’s on the same theme but focused on St. Louis. The problem we all live with, the Northwest storm of the century, and more. Alan In April, we recommended this superb Stranger article by Seattle teacher Sean Riley about the huge potential benefits of returning to mandatory racial integration of public schools, aka, bussing. These past few months, I have been catching up on public radio podcasts. I was spellbound by this 2015 edition of This American Life.

A philosopher questions happiness studies questions

Environmental Economics

Haybron (an associate professor of philosophy at St. Louis University): What does it mean to be happy? Daniel M. The answer to this question once seemed obvious to me. To be happy is to be satisfied with your life. If you want to find out how happy someone is, you ask him a question like, “Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole?”.

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"Economists do occasionally agree on something"

Environmental Economics

Neil deMause at Field of Schemes : SI.com asked a bunch of economists whether St.

2016 122

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of October 2013)

10,000 Birds

The Arizona Cardinals may not be covering the team totem in glory, but the St. Louis Cardinals just locked in another trip to the World Series. When citizens of the United States tout the superiority of our country, we tend to focus on debatable issues of culture, economy, and government. However, if we’re being fair, one of the irrefutable elements that makes America great is our proliferation of Northern Cardinals.

2013 164

Join the urban farming movement

Green Prophet

Urban Farming has helped establish local community farming projects in American urban locations such as Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, San Francisco and St Louis.

Stranger than fiction

Environmental Economics

From Wikipedia : Moyer was released as a free agent after the 1990 season and was signed by the St. Louis Cardinals. Tim calls me out as I'm turning the same age as Jamie Moyer next month. Little does he know that I have a Jamie Moyer story. 1991: I'm in Kentucky visiting family and go to a Louisville Redbirds AAA game. Jamie Moyer is pitching during one of those years when everyone thought he was washed up.

2012 122

New Contraceptives for Cascadia

Sightline Daily

Some 9,000 St. Louis women had been offered their choice of contraceptives for free in a study that has since been called an “Obamacare simulation.” The abortion rate was less than half the rate of other St. Louis women. What would it take to make the St.

Nelly Opening Recording School for Students

Eccorazzi

Rapper Nelly is giving back to his hometown of St. Louis. “We’re not just building the most advanced recording studio St. Louis has ever seen, but we’re helping students learn recording and production the old fashioned way, hands on.&#

Cotton Babies Garage Sale

Green Earth Journey

If you are anywhere near St. Louis you will not want to miss this day! Store Contact Information 9916 Kennerly Road, St. Louis, MO 63128, 314-849-6400 Special Store Hours The Cloth Diaper Garage Sale will end at 1pm, but the retail store will be open for regular shopping from 8am - 6pm. From my Inbox The Cloth Diaper Garage Sale is BACK! April 25, 2009 (8 a.m. till 1:00 p.m.)

2009 100

“Dog Days and Poisons” – Collective Arts Brewing: Mash Up the Jam

10,000 Birds

I suspect this will be the first and last time we’ll see a beer featuring this species, an introduced Old-World songbird best known in North America from its St. Louis, Missouri population. That is, unless some St.

2018 130

Enterprise: The Car Company That Picks You Up and Shares Cars Too

Eco Friendly Daily

Earlier this year Enterprise launched their WeCar program in St. Louis following a pilot program initiated on the campus at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, the Google campus in California, and the REI campus in Washington. Louis.

Recovery: Saving American Burying Beetles, Nature’s Undertakers

Nature Conservancy - Science

Photo © Marian Brickner courtesy of the St. Louis Zoo. Photo © St. Louis Zoo. Photo © St. Louis Zoo. Partnering with the Conservancy are the Saint Louis Zoo, which raises beetles for release, and the U.S.

2016 83

The Little Big Year-week 46: All this fun comes to an end

10,000 Birds

Marty St Louis – Manager at Summer Lake NWR, Summer Lake Oregon. We have arrived at the end of our little adventure, which has come to be known as “The Little Big Year”.

2019 194

Farmers’ Almanac® Names 10 Cities Weather Shuts Down

Green (Living) Review

Rounding out the list of cities named among the worst winter locales are Chicago, Atlanta, New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Boston, New Orleans, St. Louis, and Buffalo. by Farmers’ Almanac® Staff Writers Lewiston, Maine – Washington, D.C. tops a list of ten cities where weather can bring things to a screeching halt, according to the Farmers’ Almanac.

2011 121

The Furniture of Eero Saarinen

Green Furniture Home Design

1 The Gateway Arch in St. Louis may be his most recognizable architectural work. At the age of thirteen, Eero Saarinen arrived in America with his family from Finland. Eero studied sculpture and furniture design at Cranbrook Academy, a school his architect father, Eilel, co-founded in Michigan. The young Saarinen also studied in Paris 1 and at the Yale School of Architecture 2 before returning to Cranbrook Academy to teach.

Go Green, Win Some Green

Green (Living) Review

The original green energy provider offers cash prize drawing for customers who sign up for e-bill by Michael Smith (Veshengro) St. Louis, MO, August 2009 : Laclede Gas customers who have considered going green by receiving their bills electronically now have a new motivation to make the switch: a chance at $1,000 cash. A subsidiary of The Laclede Group, Laclede Gas Company has provided safe and reliable service to the residents of the St.

2009 100

Resilient Sheep, Butterfly Cloud and 10 Vanishing Species

Nature Conservancy - Science

Strange could over St. Louis turns out to be enormous swarm of butterflies. Portrait of a sheep and her lamb in the shearing shed of Estancia Monte Dinero, Argentina. Photo © Nick Hall.

CCREF Launches Voluntary Program to Drive Scientific Research and Education Projects

Green (Living) Review

The CCREF acknowledges the generosity and leadership of the founding members of this program: WeCare Organics, St. Louis Composting, LETCO Group/Living Earth, A1 Organics, Novozymes, Chamness Technology, and the Inland Empire Regional Composting Authority.

2012 136

Worst Air Quality in America | 10 American Cities With the.

Living Green & Saving Energy

Rounding out the top 10: Hanford-Corcoran, CA, St. Louis, MO, New York City, Pittsburgh, PA, and Sacramento, CA.

Worst Air Quality in America | 10 American Cities With the.

Living Green & Saving Energy

Rounding out the top 10: Hanford-Corcoran, CA, St. Louis, MO, New York City, Pittsburgh, PA, and Sacramento, CA.