Factober

As I got older I became a kind of sub cultural junkie, foraging around in music, street fashion and eventually art, politics and the freakier reaches of the Internet, hunting the next discovery, the next seam of underground gold.

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Today's misery is real unemployment, home foreclosures and bankruptcies. Th

Today's misery is real unemployment, home foreclosures and bankruptcies. This is the Obama Misery Index and its at a record high. Its going to take more than new rhetoric to put Americans back to work - its going to take a new president.
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Limerick gained a reputation for piety, but we knew it was only the rain.

Limerick gained a reputation for piety, but we knew it was only the rain.
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And she had pushed, or she hadn't. The result was all the same. There had b

And she had pushed, or she hadn't. The result was all the same. There had been no forgiveness for her. But she'd been so very young. And how was it possible, how could parents do this? How could she not have been forgiven?
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Remember that I have power; you believe yourself miserable, but I can make

Remember that I have power; you believe yourself miserable, but I can make you so wretched that the light of day will be hateful to you. You are my creator, but I am your master;--obey!
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The terrorists and their supporters declared war on the United States - and

The terrorists and their supporters declared war on the United States - and war is what they got.
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Be good on terms with everyone but only keep a few close.

Be good on terms with everyone but only keep a few close.
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Many paths lead from the foot of the mountain, but at the peak we all gaze

Many paths lead from the foot of the mountain, but at the peak we all gaze at the single bright moon.
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Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary

Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
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He remembered the gracefulness with which she moved in battle—like liquid f

He remembered the gracefulness with which she moved in battle—like liquid flesh. There was no one quite like his wife, and he never felt more triumphant and free than when he was in her company.
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Remind me to show you the latest e-mail from Courtney," he said now, kickin

Remind me to show you the latest e-mail from Courtney," he said now, kicking at a rock on the sidewalk. "You won't believe how many different incorrect ways she spelled hors d'oeuvres within the span of a single paragraph.
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The human soul is an abyss

The human soul is an abyss
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Let the deal be spoken first and then manipulate it to your advantage.

Let the deal be spoken first and then manipulate it to your advantage.
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