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These men’s swingers ads from the ’60s are horrifying
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Exploring the neighborhood

drinkdrinklaughdrink: One block, nice homes, nice cars. Next block, crappy homes, crappy cars. Next block, crappy homes, nice cars. Next block, crappy homes nice bicycles.

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Milwaukee food truck guide, 2014
If you’re a food truck fan, be sure to check our our new Food Truck Finder web app. It grabs the location from food trucks when they tweet so you know exactly where they are.

Milwaukee food truck guide, 2014

If you’re a food truck fan, be sure to check our our new Food Truck Finder web app. It grabs the location from food trucks when they tweet so you know exactly where they are.

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o4dose1914: #Riverwalk #Milwaukee

Hello! *waves from the windows of the City Center*

o4dose1914: #Riverwalk #Milwaukee

Hello! *waves from the windows of the City Center*

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Riverwest mom raising baby raccoons

…After their mother died of an unknown cause, the baby raccoons were too young to feed themselves and quickly became malnourished. Once rescued, they’ve been primarily bottle fed with raccoon formula.

Yes. Raccoon formula.

Gonyea purchased it from a man in Illinois who specializes in concocting formula for myriad creatures from shrews to  humpback whales…

More adorable pictures await inside! Continue reading “Riverwest mom raising baby raccoons" on OnMilwaukee.

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flashymonks: Outside my back door.

Is this heaven? No, Milwaukee.

flashymonks: Outside my back door.

Is this heaven? No, Milwaukee.

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Common Core is not the problem: testing, paranoia, and pandering are

…I’ve written about CCSS before, and I’m not going to rehash all of it here, so I encourage you to go read that and come back. But for those of you who don’t want to bother, the short version is that I have some concerns about the kindergarten and early elementary standards being developmentally inappropriate, and I have concerns at the other end that there’s far more being expected of high school students than can reasonably be delivered in a school year.
But the standards, on the whole, are unobjectionable and set appropriate expectations for what students should know and be able to do at each grade…

Continue reading “Common Core is not the problem: testing, paranoia, and pandering are” on OnMilwaukee.

Common Core is not the problem: testing, paranoia, and pandering are

…I’ve written about CCSS before, and I’m not going to rehash all of it here, so I encourage you to go read that and come back. But for those of you who don’t want to bother, the short version is that I have some concerns about the kindergarten and early elementary standards being developmentally inappropriate, and I have concerns at the other end that there’s far more being expected of high school students than can reasonably be delivered in a school year.

But the standards, on the whole, are unobjectionable and set appropriate expectations for what students should know and be able to do at each grade…

Continue reading “Common Core is not the problem: testing, paranoia, and pandering are” on OnMilwaukee.

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stevenbossler: Piece I did for the “what Milwaukee Home means to me” show, currently hanging at Rogues Gallery with a bunch of other great work. @milwaukeehome #mkehome #milwaukee #owl #greenseedstudios

Stadium, city hall, art museum…Pabst Theater…oriental….um…US Bank Building (nice, btw)…Allen Bradley Clocktower…
This is great!

stevenbossler: Piece I did for the “what Milwaukee Home means to me” show, currently hanging at Rogues Gallery with a bunch of other great work. @milwaukeehome #mkehome #milwaukee #owl #greenseedstudios

Stadium, city hall, art museum…Pabst Theater…oriental….um…US Bank Building (nice, btw)…Allen Bradley Clocktower…

This is great!

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Making no duh no-knead pizza dough

With tomatoes and all sorts of mid-season vegetables coming into the markets, my mind immediately goes to pizza. We make at least two pizzas a week in my house, and I’ve got a no-knead dough that couldn’t be simpler. I’d like to do a couple of pizza recipes here in the next few weeks, so I figured we should start with the dough…

Continue reading “Making no duh no-knead pizza dough”

Making no duh no-knead pizza dough

With tomatoes and all sorts of mid-season vegetables coming into the markets, my mind immediately goes to pizza. We make at least two pizzas a week in my house, and I’ve got a no-knead dough that couldn’t be simpler. I’d like to do a couple of pizza recipes here in the next few weeks, so I figured we should start with the dough…

Continue reading “Making no duh no-knead pizza dough

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Anodyne Coffee replacing Cedarburg Roastery at Milwaukee Public Market