It may be a small world after all but it is a busy world. The theme for this week’s photo challenge put on by our friends at the Daily Post is EVERYDAY LIFE. The following images were captured on the streets of Downtown Portland, Oregon on a typical Saturday afternoon in late summer.
September 16, 2012 at 11:29 a.m.
So far today…
1,944,345 Blog posts have been written.
141,647,566 Tweets have been sent.
Public Military expenditures
(in U.S. Dollars)
Amount spent on video games
Solar energy striking the Earth today
Energy used today 190,465,550 (MWh)
From non-renewable resources 154,276,257
From renewable resources 36,189,293
Barrels of oil pumped today 40,760,131
For more World Statistics go to the Worldometers website.
I recommend this wholeheartedly. It is an eye-opener.
Check out the following for more images of EVERYDAY LIFE from others in this wonderful blogosphere…
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (dailypost.wordpress.com)
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (hearttoharp.wordpress.com)
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (justsnaps.wordpress.com)
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (flickrcomments.wordpress.com)
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (smkelly8.com)
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life (charlieray45.wordpress.com)