Daily Archives: January 2, 2013

‘Canners’ Work Overtime to Earn 5 Cents a Pop – NYTimes.com

‘Canners’ Work Overtime to Earn 5 Cents a Pop – NYTimes.com.

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At the E.R., Bearing Witness to Gun Violence – NYTimes.com

At the E.R., Bearing Witness to Gun Violence – NYTimes.com.

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Latvia, Once Again – NYTimes.com

Latvia, Once Again – NYTimes.com.

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Philip Pilkington: The New York Times’ Bizarre and Misleading Praise of Austerity Poster Child Latvia « naked capitalism

Philip Pilkington: The New York Times’ Bizarre and Misleading Praise of Austerity Poster Child Latvia « naked capitalism.

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A Cardinal

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A Misunderstanding

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Coffee

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A Cool Bed

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Article: Endangered Buildings We Hope Make It Through 2013

Endangered Buildings We Hope Make It Through 2013 http://www.flavorwire.com/359917/endangered-buildings-we-hope-make-it-through-2013 (via Flavorwire)

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Reshat Mati, The Punch Baby – Grantland

Reshat Mati, The Punch Baby – Grantland.

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Africa’s Ambitious Experiment To Preserve Threatened Wildlife by Caroline Fraser: Yale Environment 360

Africa’s Ambitious Experiment To Preserve Threatened Wildlife by Caroline Fraser: Yale Environment 360.

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Article: Antarctica’s Adorable Emperor Penguins

Antarctica’s Adorable Emperor Penguins http://www.mymodernmet.com/xn/detail/2100445:BlogPost:1010471 (via My Modern Met)

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Lazzaretto Vecchio | Atlas Obscura

http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/lazzaretto-vecchio

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David Simon | Addendum: The National Review and the deaths of schoolchildren

David Simon | Addendum: The National Review and the deaths of schoolchildren.

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The Daily Quote

“Our children will be born of our actions. Our accidents will become their destinies. Oh, the actions will remain. It is a simple matter of what you will do when the chips are down, my friend. When the fat lady … Continue reading

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Article: Freedomworks Debacle: Tea Party Fractures Laid Bare

Freedomworks Debacle: Tea Party Fractures Laid Bare http://www.alternet.org/freedomworks-debacle-tea-party-fractures-laid-bare (via AlterNet)

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The Catholic Church’s new gay insult – Salon.com

The Catholic Church’s new gay insult – Salon.com.

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I’m reading a wonderful anti-religious book by Walter Kaufmann called The Faith of a Heretic. (Doubleday, New York, 1961). Kaufmann (1921-1980) was a colorful character and a polymath who knew tons about philosophy…

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True Facts About The Angler Fish

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Aria and the baby mover (Roomba)

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By The Numbers | ThinkProgress

By The Numbers | ThinkProgress.

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Republicans Apologize to Top 1.5 Per Cent : The New Yorker

Republicans Apologize to Top 1.5 Per Cent : The New Yorker.

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Kittens absorbed by figure skating

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Unlimited Impossibilities: Republican Blockade Paralyzes America – SPIEGEL ONLINE – News – International

Unlimited Impossibilities: Republican Blockade Paralyzes America – SPIEGEL ONLINE – News – International.

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The Piccolo and the Pocket Grouse | Orion Magazine

The Piccolo and the Pocket Grouse | Orion Magazine.

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