Sunday, August 21, 2005

Weekend update: Other things found this week:

  • ROAD: Database of outdoor advertising descriptions covers 1920s thru 1990s.
  • Horse breeds of the world.
  • Annual Energy Review just released from EIA.
  • Attitudes toward Immigrants and Immigration Policy, new study from Pew Hispanic.
  • New American College of Cardiology guidelines on treating heart attacks.
  • Key State Education Policies on PK-12 Education: 2004 from Council of Chief State School Officers.
  • Trends in Manufacturer Prices of Prescription Drugs Used by Older Americans from AARP.
    Governments, Politics:
  • GovTrack makes it easy to track bills in Congress by subject. Also has a Congressional Record search and member statistics, links.
  •, interesting site on government management issues.
  • John Roberts papers released by Reagan library.
  • U.S. Government RSS Feed Library: get news as it happens direct from the agencies, by topic.
  • Craig Ball's Sampler of Informal Discovery Links: lots of useful search links of all sorts.
  • Cost of doing business report from Milken Institute; breaks down cost by state (Florida ranks 22).
  • The 25 most influential Hispanics in America from Time.
  • ExpertLaw has lists of expert witnesses with contact info by field.
  • Florida CHARTS: Community Health Assessment Resource Tool Set, lots of health stats.
  • State of the Coral Reef Ecosystems of Florida, a 51-page PDF from NOAA. Part of a report on reefs around the world.

    Some Interesting stories/Weblogs:
  • Detainees under Harry Potter's spell, report from Guantánamo in Washington Times.
  • The Trump Blog from Trump University. The Donald adds his opinions.

  • Basic Hip Digital Oddio has downloadable '50s - '70s TV jingles, kiddie records, soundtracks.


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