A menagerie of any and everything that comes to mind!

fastcompany:

Could checking Facebook and getting a lunchtime cocktail be what you need to get focused?
We’ve all been there. That time in the afternoon when you just can’t seem to focus, not because of a lack of stuff to do, but because your mind keeps wandering to things you could do to procrastinate. Maybe you take some time to check Facebook and Instagram on your phone, or browse the Internet to catch up on what’s been happening around the world.
It’s no secret that these things probably won’t help you with your productivity. But what if we told you that there were some sites that would help energize you, or that taking a social media break was good for keeping you motivated during the day? Here are four ways to help boost your productivity at work.
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fastcompany:

Could checking Facebook and getting a lunchtime cocktail be what you need to get focused?

We’ve all been there. That time in the afternoon when you just can’t seem to focus, not because of a lack of stuff to do, but because your mind keeps wandering to things you could do to procrastinate. Maybe you take some time to check Facebook and Instagram on your phone, or browse the Internet to catch up on what’s been happening around the world.

It’s no secret that these things probably won’t help you with your productivity. But what if we told you that there were some sites that would help energize you, or that taking a social media break was good for keeping you motivated during the day? Here are four ways to help boost your productivity at work.

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During the 1970′s, Justice Thomas was employed by Monsanto as a corporate lawyer. Now he is a Supreme Court Justice that gives favorable rules to Monsanto. An obvious conflict of interest, justice doesn’t matter in a world ruled by money. #nongmo #monsanto by truth_society http://bit.ly/1ryc9vB

During the 1970′s, Justice Thomas was employed by Monsanto as a corporate lawyer. Now he is a Supreme Court Justice that gives favorable rules to Monsanto. An obvious conflict of interest, justice doesn’t matter in a world ruled by money. #nongmo #monsanto by truth_society http://bit.ly/1ryc9vB

Because you demanded it, here’s another dose of Mondrian: Piet Mondrian. Composition in Red, Blue, and Yellow. 1937–42. Oil on canvas, 23 3/4 x 21 7/8” by themuseumofmodernart http://bit.ly/1ryc8YH

Because you demanded it, here’s another dose of Mondrian: Piet Mondrian. Composition in Red, Blue, and Yellow. 1937–42. Oil on canvas, 23 3/4 x 21 7/8” by themuseumofmodernart http://bit.ly/1ryc8YH

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Prison (HBO) by LastWeekTonight

michaelstvtray:

In memory of James Garner, who died yesterday, July 19, 2014. Here’s one of the Polaroid commercials he did with Mariette Hartley in the late 70s and early 80s.

LA Times obituary

guardian:

Flooding from summer storms that brought parts of Britain to a halt over the weekend is gradually subsiding and forecasters say much of the country will enjoy dry weather on Monday and over the coming week. 
• Lightning strikes the UK - in pictures
Lightning illuminates Brighton pier, East Sussex. Photo: Max Langran/Apex

guardian:

Flooding from summer storms that brought parts of Britain to a halt over the weekend is gradually subsiding and forecasters say much of the country will enjoy dry weather on Monday and over the coming week. 

• Lightning strikes the UK - in pictures

Lightning illuminates Brighton pier, East Sussex. Photo: Max Langran/Apex

Puppy love (at Ocean Beach / Judah St.)

Puppy love (at Ocean Beach / Judah St.)

Odd place  (at Bean Hollow State Beach)

Odd place (at Bean Hollow State Beach)

Blue on blue with @bensykes by erindesignr http://bit.ly/1qvMBja

Blue on blue with @bensykes by erindesignr http://bit.ly/1qvMBja

Strawberries with @bensykes by erindesignr http://bit.ly/1qvMAMd

Strawberries with @bensykes by erindesignr http://bit.ly/1qvMAMd

The last of the sunny day with @erindesignr  (at Ocean Beach / Judah St.)

The last of the sunny day with @erindesignr (at Ocean Beach / Judah St.)

#CooperationNotCompetition By @zenhealer by shareawakening http://bit.ly/1ps3s12

#CooperationNotCompetition By @zenhealer by shareawakening http://bit.ly/1ps3s12

Where are you?
#changeyourthoughts 
#regram @angefrique_ by changeyourthoughts http://bit.ly/Wv9Xsa

Where are you?
#changeyourthoughts
#regram @angefrique_ by changeyourthoughts http://bit.ly/Wv9Xsa

#Encore #TheFourAgreements #MiguelRuiz By @3rdeyewise “Just a little advice #FourAgreements #BetterYourselfEveryday” via @PhotoRepost_app by shareawakening http://bit.ly/1oYpBTh

#Encore #TheFourAgreements #MiguelRuiz By @3rdeyewise “Just a little advice #FourAgreements #BetterYourselfEveryday” via @PhotoRepost_app by shareawakening http://bit.ly/1oYpBTh