Factober

When I look at my daughter, who's 24, she is much more confident than I ever was and her expectations are higher. But I worry that there is a backlash brewing against progress on equality.

Posted 4 months ago

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Publishing is a very mysterious business. It is hard to predict what kind o

Publishing is a very mysterious business. It is hard to predict what kind of sale or reception a book will have, and advertising seems to do very little good.
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I am dedicated to the preservation of my marriage's unity.

I am dedicated to the preservation of my marriage's unity.
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Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
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We are looking for value, guidance, advice, inspiration; for someone to sho

We are looking for value, guidance, advice, inspiration; for someone to show us the way. When we find him, he is our hero
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After school I tell Kate that, as much fun as it sounds, I can't go check o

After school I tell Kate that, as much fun as it sounds, I can't go check out the cup stacking team.
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Beth from accountingis just sitting in her careating spaghetti.

Beth from accountingis just sitting in her careating spaghetti.
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Old Enochian running on neural wetware is not the fastest procedural langua

Old Enochian running on neural wetware is not the fastest procedural language ever invented, and it’s semantics make AppleScript look like a thing of elegance and beauty
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People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themse

People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves.
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Religious belief is without reason and without dignity, and its record is n

Religious belief is without reason and without dignity, and its record is near-universally dreadful.
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Still, somehow, inexplicably, “man-hater” is a word tossed around with inso

Still, somehow, inexplicably, “man-hater” is a word tossed around with insouciance as if this was a real thing that did harm. Meanwhile we have no real word for men who kill women. Is the word just “men”?
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Life is funny...we never know what's in store us and time brings on what is

Life is funny...we never know what's in store us and time brings on what is meant to be.
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Wind warns November’s done with. The blown leaves make bat-shapes, Web-wing

Wind warns November’s done with. The blown leaves make bat-shapes, Web-winged and furious.
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