Thank you for the support

The following individuals have been generous enough to support kottke.org through the donation of a gift or a direct financial contribution. I'd also like to thank a few folks for listening to me talk about this for the past several months and giving me great feedback about everything: Anil Dash, Meg Hourihan, Jake Dobkin, John Gruber, Alaina Browne, Matt Haughey, Steve Champeon, Jonah Peretti, Nick Denton, David Jacobs, Michael Sippey, Tom Coates, Steven Johnson, and Eliot Shepard.

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Gift list

The following gifts were donated by several generous individuals and companies and were given out to kottke.org micropatrons. The total cash value of the gifts is about $6200.

This hardcover book contains over 140 full color pictures from the last five years of explodingdog.

Surowiecki writes the a financial column for the New Yorker, one of my favorite features in the magazine.

NetNewsWire is an award-winning newsreader for OS X and MarsEdit is an OS X desktop app for editing your MT, Wordpress, or TypePad blogs.

You may have seen Eliot's excellent photographic work on slower.net. Prints will be suitable for framing.

Eastgate is serious about hypertext, but recognizes the need for other methods of storing data and telling stories. The handmade Italian journals they sell are absolutely gorgeous.

My friends Tamara and Julie make soaps and other bath and beauty products. My favorite is the Oatmeal & Honey soap.

Choose any three shirts from the folks who bring you the popular Diesel Sweeties comic. Note the sweet use of Silkscreen.

You ship your CDs to Ripshark and they convert them to MP3. The VIP Rip covers about 450 CDs of music.

Gladwell is a staff writer for the New Yorker and wrote two little books called The Tipping Point and Blink. You may have heard me mention them and him on the site from time to time (or all the time, rather).

Marshall's work has been featured on The Morning News and File Magazine sites. The print features a photo from Marshall's upcoming gallery show.

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Alison Headley, proprietor of I Like Beads and the Bluishorange weblog, sells delightful handmade jewelry when she's not dayjobbing.

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Sam draws funny but poignant pictures from titles suggested by his readers. This print's title is "sometimes i just want to kill everyone".

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PulpFiction is a newsreader for OS X that emulates the familiar Mail.app interface. Fresh Squeezed is also throwing in a copy of their Rock Star "name that tune" game for iTunes.

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I haven't seen the book, but from the photos and description online, it looks beautiful, wonderfully made, and a little crazy. I want one of these myself.

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Emergence was a New York Times Notable Book in 2001 and I've been exploring the bibliography extensively ever since I read it.