Monthly Archives: November 2012

Letters of Note: Hot, Hot, Hot

Letters of Note: Hot, Hot, Hot.

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I have a penchant for cases of mimicry, not only because they served as some of the earliest evidence for natural selection in Darwin’s time, but also because they show how far natural…

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Letters of Note: With deepest sympathy, Fido

Letters of Note: With deepest sympathy, Fido.

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12 Questions for Woody Allen

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Craziest Scare/Prank Trick Ever! Elevator Prank!

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Star Wars 7 Sneak Peek!

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“Fall” on Vimeo

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The Evolution of Life on Earth

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You Can Stop Spreading That Facebook Notice Now – NYTimes.com

You Can Stop Spreading That Facebook Notice Now – NYTimes.com.

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Tablets Are Hot Holiday Gifts, but Which One to Buy? — Review – NYTimes.com

Tablets Are Hot Holiday Gifts, but Which One to Buy? — Review – NYTimes.com.

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The Rag Blog: Howard Wooldridge : Rocky Mountain High / 1

The Rag Blog: Howard Wooldridge : Rocky Mountain High / 1.

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The Rag Blog: Fran Clark : Keeping Watch on the ‘School of Assassins’

The Rag Blog: Fran Clark : Keeping Watch on the ‘School of Assassins’.

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Before you object that these pictures are fake or Photoshopped, let me assure you that they’re real; I’ve verified this by SuperSecret methods.  At any rate, as the Daily News reports, photographer Dana…

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Why Oliver Sacks is One of the Great Modern Adventurers | Science & Nature | Smithsonian Magazine

Why Oliver Sacks is One of the Great Modern Adventurers | Science & Nature | Smithsonian Magazine.

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Astronomers Discover the Most Explosive Black Hole Yet | Surprising Science

Astronomers Discover the Most Explosive Black Hole Yet | Surprising Science.

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Penn Jillette Reveals the Secrets of Fire-Eating | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian Magazine

Penn Jillette Reveals the Secrets of Fire-Eating | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian Magazine.

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The Rag Blog: Paul Krassner : Behind the ‘Twinkie Defense’

The Rag Blog: Paul Krassner : Behind the ‘Twinkie Defense’.

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Community, the Environment and the “Nonsexist City”

Community, the Environment and the “Nonsexist City”.

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The Humiliation of Bradley Manning

The Humiliation of Bradley Manning.

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Jonathan Kozol: Fire in the Ashes and the Children of the South Bronx

Jonathan Kozol: Fire in the Ashes and the Children of the South Bronx.

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BBC News – Palestinians win upgraded UN status by wide margin

BBC News – Palestinians win upgraded UN status by wide margin.

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Donald Trump Partnership Ruins Macy’s Popularity | ThinkProgress

Donald Trump Partnership Ruins Macy’s Popularity | ThinkProgress.

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I bet you thought it was the blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus), didn’t you?—a beast that can be up to 30 meters (98 feet) long.  Well, there’s something that’s even longer, though way thinner:…

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my scientology story | The Hairpin

my scientology story | The Hairpin.

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Scientology and Me, Part Three: Leaving the Church | The Hairpin

Scientology and Me, Part Three: Leaving the Church | The Hairpin.

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