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Argh! Gastro again?! *cries* I wish I could punch my immune system in the chesticles.

On another note, the new shoes are great. My endurance is understandably shot so it will probably take me 18 weeks to finish the c25k program. 9 more words


Endgame: Scientific Data "vs." Conclusions

I’ll let the poll (prior post) run for a while but as it winds down I wanted to explain why I posted it:

In the past, I’ve often run into scientists who, when defending their published or other research, respond something like this: 1,357 more words

In All Seriousness

BAMQ Chapter 15 Notice

Hi Guys,

This week you will have to bear with me a bit for the translation. You see, for somebody like me whose Chinese vocabulary is limited to… 299 more words

Chinese Novels


OKAY, so yesterday, eyeslipsface.com had a 40% off sale for Labour Day. Since I’m on my way to using vegan only products, I decided to jump on it, to replace a lot of my drugstore favourites that I will soon have to part with, and also to get some nice new fall colours! 381 more words


my last AWAY message

I love writing ‘away’ messages for when i travel. and i often get carried away.
here’s the last one written in February. due for another vacation. 212 more words


Distributional Economic Health

I am pushing an unusual way of considering¬†economic health. I call it “distributional thinking.” It requires that you not aggregate everything into one statistic, but rather take a few samples from different parts of the distribution¬†and consider things from those different perspectives. 396 more words


Finding Bravery in a Bear Costume

Life’s funny in the way it plays out, in the way it unfolds, and in the way it shows you the things you deserve whether you think so or not. 974 more words