Daily Archives: June 16, 2011

Strongly Worded Dissents A Conversation

Strongly Worded Dissents A Conversation [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Daily Logical Fallacy

False Dilemma Definition: A limited number of options (usually two) is given, while in reality there are more options. A false dilemma is an illegitimate use of the “or” operator.Putting issues or opinions into “black or white” terms is a … Continue reading

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The Daily Doonesbury Strip

http://www.doonesbury.com/strip/archive/2011/06/16

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The Daily Dragonfly

Eastern Pondhawk – Female [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Green Lynx

The Green Lynx [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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A field guide to bullshit

A field guide to bullshit [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Invasion of the body hackers

Invasion of the body hackers [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Daily Carlin

One out of every three Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of two of your best friends. If they are OK, then it must be you. – George Carlin

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NYTimes: A Fast Life and Success That Starts in the Pouch

The opossum is the United States’ sole living example of a marsupial mammal — one that gestates its young in a pouch, rather than in a uterus. http://nyti.ms/iv7ncD

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Lawrence Goldberg, “Marcus Pincus”

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NYTimes: David C. Baldus, 75, Dies; Studied Race and the Law

Professor Baldus nearly convinced the Supreme Court that the race of the victim affected death sentences. http://nyti.ms/iXqbSu

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NYTimes: Unusual Celestial Event Was Black Hole Swallowing a Star

Astronomers have identified the source of gamma rays coming from four billion light years away as a black hole that ripped a dying star apart. http://nyti.ms/kkppSt

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NYTimes: Drug Is Harder to Abuse, but Users Persevere

Purdue Pharma reformulated OxyContin, last August. The new version is said to be more difficult to abuse, but experts say it will only send abusers elsewhere. http://nyti.ms/jHv9GW

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NYTimes: The Smokies Light Show

http://nyti.ms/josOG1

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NYTimes: Fireflies, Following Their Leader, Become a Tourist Beacon

No longer a secret, the synchronous fireflies put on what locals call “the light show.” http://nyti.ms/lBtKxQ

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NYTimes: Living the Good Lie

Should therapists help God-fearing gay people stay in the closet? http://nyti.ms/l2yn3K [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Webster’s lays down the law

Webster’s lays down the law [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Some Republican freshmen in Congress hold major debt, disclosure forms show – The Washington Post

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/some-republican-freshmen-in-congress-hold-major-debt-disclosure-forms-show/2011/06/15/AG26OYWH_story.html?wprss= [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Man With Glasses

http://www.jazzonthetube.com/page/919.html [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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How the West was Lost

https://app.e2ma.net/app/view:CampaignPublic/id:25612.7102390825/rid:0e86ce84f19868c3262071b54e46e90a [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Solar Bikini goes into very limited production

http://www.gizmag.com/solar-bikini-goes-into-limited-production/18920/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=c624bd54b5-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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delanceyplace.com 6/16/11 – the story of rip van winkle

delanceyplace.com 6/16/11 – the story of rip van winkle. [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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