Katherine Ellison, Author of 'Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention,' Understands Distraction

Katherine Ellison deals with ADHD in many different ways. Credit: Nick Rozsa
You don't have to have Attention Deficit Disorder to get a lot out of "Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention," the new memoir by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Katherine...
Ellison makes a point in her book that our entire society -- this writer included -- is growing increasingly prone to distraction.

Ten Fave Videos of 2007

My favourite video of 2007 is one that features Nolan throwing rocks into the ocean, but these ones here are admittedly a tad more stimulating than that. Gawker has compiled its top ten favourite videos of 2007 and predictably, they are awesome. Some...

Buzz and Woody's worst nightmare nearly comes true

For the past six months or so we have had a daily feature of Toy Story or Toy Story 2 at our house. My three year-old, Devon, loves the Toy Story gang and one movie per day enables me to get some work or laundry done. Devon has Woody and Buzz dolls t...

Lessons from Toy Story

While I don't think Toy Story is truly suitable for small children (Sid is quite scary, Woody and Buzz fight, etc.), the kids started watching it before I really thought it through. You can't put the space ranger back in the bottle, I guess. That's o...


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