After some talking with Moshe, sidebar.module has become a much simpler 
make_block.module. The new module will fit into Drupal much better. The design doc is 

This page is a bit sparse on implementation details and heavy on design issues for 
content creators such as DFA. Make sure if you forward this to someone who is not 
familiar with Drupal they know node is a peice of content and a blocks make a sidebar.

As for tools DFA can use to make this, they should be able to use anything that 
creates RSS as the feed will involve nothing special.

Here are my current ideas for DFA generated feeds:
-linked images such as those on the right side of DFA's website
-text, possibly with icons
-thermometer or other views of DeanTeam progress for each team

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