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Among famous traitors of history one might mention the weather.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

High culture can never be obliterated as long as the species continues to p

High culture can never be obliterated as long as the species continues to produce individuals with the inclination and fortitude to pursue their interests and talents against the grain of the mass culture surrounding them.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Let be be finale of seem.The only emperor is the emperor of ice-cream.

Let be be finale of seem.The only emperor is the emperor of ice-cream.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

There is nothing Tourettic about the New York City subways.

There is nothing Tourettic about the New York City subways.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Are you okay?”“Well, I’d prefer to be in my own bedroom at home, dreaming o

Are you okay?”“Well, I’d prefer to be in my own bedroom at home, dreaming of ponies and rainbows, but since I’m stuck here, I guess I’m as good as I can be.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Some thought magic came from the mind, others the soul, or the heart, or th

Some thought magic came from the mind, others the soul, or the heart, or the will.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

No society can prosper if it aims at making things easier-instead it should

No society can prosper if it aims at making things easier-instead it should aim at making people stronger!!
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What silence rules the ghostly hoursThat guard the close of human sleep!(“T

What silence rules the ghostly hoursThat guard the close of human sleep!(“The Testimony of the Suns”)
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Critics must use clear facts and an insightful cognitive paradigm to back u

Critics must use clear facts and an insightful cognitive paradigm to back up their argument if they want to negate other people's thoughts and opinions about a specific person, place,and/or situation. If they use that strategy to make an counterargument w
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I do know something about the news world. I was sitting on the floors of ne

I do know something about the news world. I was sitting on the floors of newsrooms since I was seven years old, and I've been around them my whole life. I understand that someone looks at a story with famous people in it, and you want to put it out.
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What an optimistic animal man is!" said Rumfoord rosily. "Imagine expecting

What an optimistic animal man is!" said Rumfoord rosily. "Imagine expecting the species to last for ten million more years - as though people were as well-developed as turtles!" He shrugged. "Well - who knows - maybe human beings will last that long, just
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He was surprised at how angry he sounded -no, how angry he felt. Because it

He was surprised at how angry he sounded -no, how angry he felt. Because it was impossible. It was impossible and unfair, and he had spent too many years in the trenches of unfairness to get riled up about it now.
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Mexican food is far more varied than people think. It changes like dialects

Mexican food is far more varied than people think. It changes like dialects. I was brought up in Jalisco by the sea on a basic diet - tomatoes, chillis, peppers of every size and rice, which is a Mexican staple. The Pacific coast has a huge array of seafo
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