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When children are exposed to advertisements for unhealthy food, they will, in turn, consume significantly unhealthier rather than healthy calories as a result.

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Which epitaph would you choose for your grave-stone: "He made lots of money

Which epitaph would you choose for your grave-stone: "He made lots of money." or "He saved the Earth"? And don't think I'm being sarcastic, because for once, I'm not. We're all going to die. What will be your legacy? Smaug-loads of money? or Saving the Ea
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Atticus, he was real nice.""Most people are, Scout, when you finally see th

Atticus, he was real nice.""Most people are, Scout, when you finally see them.
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Nixon was an awful president in many ways, including in some of his foreign

Nixon was an awful president in many ways, including in some of his foreign-policy choices. But he left no doubt that foreign policy and America's leadership in the world outside its borders was of paramount importance to him.
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Great God.Glorious God.Gracious God.

Great God.Glorious God.Gracious God.
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...But all that power has culminated in gentleness. It is as if that is the

...But all that power has culminated in gentleness. It is as if that is the point of power: to allow one to access the higher registers of gentleness.
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Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To att

Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last.
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Second-hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together i

Second-hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack. Besides, in this random miscellaneous company we may rub against some comp
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Great hopes make everything great possible.

Great hopes make everything great possible.
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Nobody who is afraid of laughing and heartily too at his friend can be sa

Nobody who is afraid of laughing and heartily too at his friend can be said to have a true and thorough love for him.
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Mother! Believe me, this word is more sacred than the name of Lord Ram.

Mother! Believe me, this word is more sacred than the name of Lord Ram.
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Dreaming's great as long as you wake up now and again

Dreaming's great as long as you wake up now and again
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[On Jason Mashak's book SALTY AS A LIP, as reviewed in The Prague Post:] Ma

[On Jason Mashak's book SALTY AS A LIP, as reviewed in The Prague Post:] Mashak amalgamates various national, historical and religious traditions into a myth-mash that illuminates many sects' fanatical compartmentalizing, and the fact that so many religio
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