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“What do you mean it’s in the hot tub?”

Daily Prompt:Head Turners

We often hear strange snippets of conversation as we walk through public spaces. When was the last time you overheard something so interesting, ridiculous, or disturbing you really wanted to know what it was all about? 430 more words

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Day 55: 3 Things You Should Not Say To A Woman

Last night’s shift at work was pretty rough, which was to be expected on a bank holiday weekend, but I walked home with clenched fists and an anger resting on my chest preventing me from sleeping.  291 more words

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Complexity vs Randomness

I’ve posted before about randomness and complexity. The montage above illustrates the distinction sometimes made between regular, complex, and random patterns. The text examples below provide another illustration: 415 more words

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Sleeping in the moonlight... or not


Moritz von Schwind, Selene and Endymion‎, 1831

In 1609, the English writer Thomas Dekker wrote these lines in praise of sleep:

“For do but consider what an excellent thing sleep is: it is so inestimable a jewel, that, if a tyrant would give his crown for an hour’s slumber, it cannot be bought … sleep is that golden chain that ties health and our bodies together. 235 more words

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'The Same Kid Who Got Stopped On The Freeway Is Now the AG Of The United States'

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Attorney General Eric Holder in Ferguson today

(Excerpts from his remarks, as provided by the Justice Department)

“We have seen a great deal of progress over the years. 375 more words

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