Sites of the Week: March 1, 2014

“Comparison is the thief of joy.”

– Theodore Roosevelt

Factoid: States cut $4.5 billion from mental health services between 2009 and 2012, even though 10 percent more people sought care during that period. The U.S.’s per capita psychiatric bed population is now the same as it was in 1850.

TheDailyBeast.com

Now on to this week’s sites. This week, I’m sending out three ‘Site of the Week’ recommendations.

25 Great Calvin And Hobbes Strips
http://www.progressiveboink.com/2012/4/21/2912173/calvinhobbes

The comic strip Calvin and Hobbes ran from 1985 to 1995. I have featured Calvin and Hobbies in several newsletters. If you enjoyed the comic strip as much as I did, you’ll enjoy this site which includes 25 strips the blogger considers to be among the best.
 

United States Census Bureau
http://quickfacts.census.gov/

This site provides a wealth of census-based information. Sure, this site offers population figures by state, county and city, but it has so much more. It’s truly amazing the information provided.
 

infoSNIPER
http://www.infosniper.net/

infoSNIPER offers web geolocation services. Enter your own or another IP address or domain name in the form and get detailed geolocation data.
 

Ernie Orr sez “Check em out!”

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