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- 'Tis summer, and time for a middle aged woman's fancies to turn to thoughts of bad books. Not only bad books, of course. I picked up several excellent books at Kalamazoo last week, two of which I'...25 comments 24 Recs
- A wild boar and domestic pigs from Darwin's The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication In 2001, Michael Pollan authored a fine popular science book called ...80 comments 126 Recs
- So Ayn Rand built a whole philosophy, and a literary career, around the cold-heartedness that comes naturally to a sociopath/psychopath, redefining this lack of feeling as a character strength ...30 comments 9 Recs
- "I've been Ayn Randed and nearly branded a Communist because I'm left-handed" -Paul Simon. I learned that lyric very well as a teenager, listening to Simon and Garfunkel's A Simple Desultory ...14 comments 26 Recs
- The Cat's Eye Nebula as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope in the constellation Draco. Click to embiggen Ask anyone to name a telescope and odds are one answer will come up every time: Hubble. Not ...111 comments 142 Recs
- I recently came out of a Harris Teeters in Raleigh, NC, and was putting my groceries in the car, when I noticed a note attached to the passenger side windshield. I figured someone must be ...322 comments 374 Recs
- My family came from The Garden of Wales. This may surprise long-time readers of these diaries, many of which begin with a story about my upbringing in the less than bucolic suburbs of Pittsburgh, ...80 comments 33 Recs
- Republicans wants to take away your health care. But you can smile too as long as we have a Democratic president to stop them. The new budget proposals from House and Senate Republicans are ...65 comments 100 Recs
- I have a confession to make: I almost forgot our anniversary. Not a wedding or romantic anniversary, oh no. Being dumped for someone half my age the day after returning from a romantic vacation ...123 comments 48 Recs
- We in Minnesota have a Democratic Governor. Our Mark Dayton is a rich Democrat -- the heir of the family who started the Dayton's Department Stores and B. Dalton Bookstores and Target -- and he was ...117 comments 249 Recs
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