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The London Group » Blog Archive » Let’s Turn This Idea Into Redevelopment Reality. By Gary H.

The London Group » Blog Archive » Let’s Turn This Idea Into Redevelopment Reality

London Sometimes such a great idea is foisted upon us that one feels terrible that you didn’t think of it first. The Idea District is imaginative nomenclature for an 80-block area of downtown San Diego’s East Village roughly bounded by City College to the north, Market Street to the south, 11th Avenue to the west and Interstate 5 to the east.

This area so far has not especially benefited from the largess of downtown redevelopment momentum. The brainchild of developers David Malmuth and Pete Garcia, the concept is to create a cluster of “idea” firms and educators such that through their physical proximity will sprout investment, urban revitalization and jobs. Idea jobs cross a variety of sectors that “come together in a confluence of enterprises which lift them all,” muses Malmuth, who brings big quals to his self-imposed assignment. Creative Force Design melds the real and virtual world. "Knowledge For The Future" by The Future: innovation & Knowledge-creation Luis Frausto. INNOVATION means an amalgamation of human consciousness and knowledge with socio-economic activity, linking all efforts with individuals, organizations, universities and institutions engaged in research and social development.

"Knowledge For The Future" by The Future: innovation & Knowledge-creation Luis Frausto

CONSCIOUSNESS is the universal foundation of knowledge, which represents the basic cognitive element that human beings, organizations and institutions tap into in order to position themselves within the scope and influence of global value chains. Economic activity and global human behavior have both long turned their back on their basic and genetic roots. This has been the fruit and consequence of paradigmatic egoism that permanently victimize the human mind, and promote it around consumerism, competition for profit, status quo and material possession accumulation. Although the concept of knowledge is often handled today, little it is recognized as the only permanent source of competitive advantage.

The Prophets Conference - About us. Great Mystery, founded by Cody Johnson and Robin Haines Johnson, celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2012.

The Prophets Conference - About us

From our first weekend workshop on Maui with Carlos Castaneda and his party to the present, Great Mystery, under the banners of The Prophets Conference, Axiom, and the Great Rethinking, has presented exceptional thought leaders exploring shamanism, new science, multiple dimensions of reality, health and healing, indigenous teachings, and consciousness, fostering inspired activism. Through experiential workshops and retreats, engaging conferences, tours to sacred sites, interactive online video programs, and local community gatherings, Great Mystery brings us together to discuss and celebrate imagination, new perspectives and transformational ideas and to then integrate and apply these insights in new, purposeful ways.

Wagner's Ring. Rheingold Libretto, full text (English) by Das Rheingold on Myspace. Libretto: Wagner's Ring. Richard Wagner's with translation by Frederick Jameson In the years I've spent as a regular participant in the rec.music.opera newsgroup, I've seen numerous requests for opera librettos in English translation.

Libretto: Wagner's Ring

Most (but not all) librettos are available on the Web in the original language, but for a variety of reasons English translations are rarely offered. The request I see most often is for Wagner's Ring operas. This seems a bit odd to me, since these are surely the operas for which a translation is most readily available in the non-cyber world.

With that in mind, I've prepared the four librettos which I offer here. The librettos are offered as shareware (about shareware). Mark D Lew 19701 Locust Way Lynnwood, WA 98036 That address has a secure mailbox, so cash payment is now acceptable, but I still prefer the security of a check. NOTE: All files are password-protected. All librettos are offered as PDF files, a format which can be read with Adobe's Acrobat software. Der Ring des Nibelungen. Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung) is a cycle of four epic operas by the German composer Richard Wagner (1813–1883).

Der Ring des Nibelungen

The works are based loosely on characters from the Norse sagas and the Nibelungenlied. The composer termed the cycle a "Bühnenfestspiel" (stage festival play), structured in three days preceded by a Vorabend ("ante-evening"). It is often referred to as the Ring Cycle, Wagner's Ring, or simply the Ring. Wagner wrote the libretto and music over the course of about twenty-six years, from 1848 to 1874. The four operas that constitute the Ring cycle are, in sequence: Although individual operas of the sequence are sometimes performed separately, Wagner intended them to be performed in series. Title[edit] Content[edit] Das Rheingold. Das Rheingold (

Das Rheingold