August 18, 2009
  • The latest animated Disney film to hit the big screen is Ponyo, the story of a goldfish who transforms herself into a human for the love of a little boy. From that description, we don’t expect the movie was intended to send a message about autism, but one writer and father of an autistic daughter says it does just that. [NPR]
  • We’re big on running, whether it’s just for fun, or in a get-fit competitive race. But runners are far from the paradigm of health. Many—ourselves included!—fall prey to these seven bad habits. Check out the list for tips on how to run healthier. [That’s Fit]

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