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The Queen of Denmark Screwed Up Royally
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Created: 04/11/2020
Category: Politics
On Friday, April 10, the Queen of Denmark made a set of startling comments about anthropogenic climate change that go completely against the scientific consensus. And this came at a...
Really Cool New Dinosaur with Feathers Discovered
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Created: 04/01/2020
Category: Science
   Imagecredit: Sergey Krasovskiy  For those who are doing home teaching during this period, some kids might love to learn about a new feathered dinosaur that has just been discovered in...
Star Spangled Banner
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Created: 03/25/2020
Category: Society
Dear Mr President, is that you touching me? I have no eyes except in the minds of people, and I've changed over the years as states came onto my banner;...
A New Bird has been Discovered
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Created: 03/22/2020
Category: Science
This is an artist's rendition of the proposed Scytalopus krabbei, just now confirmed through genetic analysis as a new species -- pending the IOU's final approval-- within the tapaculo group...
What the Coronavirus Can Teach Us
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Created: 03/21/2020
Category: Science
Italian ICU My deepest hope is that when the dust has settled from this pandemic, the planet of humans will have moved closer to working together on all things that threaten...
Mr. Tangerine Man
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Created: 06/07/2019
Category: Politics
Mr. Tangerine Man, music by Bob Dylan, lyrics and performed by Dady BrothersTo all who are sane in the world and waiting ever more angrily for Nancy Pelosi to Constitutionally...
DENMARK HAS MOVED MORE RATIONALLY LEFT
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Created: 06/06/2019
Category: Politics
In the process of a major editCOPENHAGENSea level in Copenhagen.  On the heels of the June 5 Danish national election, the capitol of the happiest nation in the world will...
IMPEACH
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Created: 06/03/2019
Category: Politics
Going ahead with an impeachment process against President Trump will indeed be a scary test of the US Constitution's ability to Check and Balance the three powers of government under...
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Created: 06/02/2019
Category: Science
Have had a crush on this amazing Canadian scientist for the 15 years that I've followed her work. If you spend a little time with her in this Ted Talk,...
Fare Thee Well My Child
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Created: 05/01/2019
Category: Society
On October 7, 2018, "the United Nations released a damning report. The short version: We have about 12 years to actually do something to prevent the worst aspects of climate...
Trump & Putin and Premature Ejaculations
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Created: 02/02/2019
Category: Politics
In spite of the current Cold War saber rattling between MAGA and Putin's version of it, I do speculate a bit if this wasn't sort of colluded upon by both...
Oh Great Confluence
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Created: 10/26/2018
Category: Science
A sinewing fog, through ancient browns and greenDewy leaves, dripping beneathMisty whispering, through lush green fernRain rain, falling fallingTrickling onto, moldy leavesFlowing through, gnarly rootsBackswimmers delighting, in gathering poolsWoodthrush warily...
Some Civilized Words About Global Warming
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Created: 10/22/2018
Category: Science
In a ”which came first, the chicken or egg” sort of way, have you ever speculated, as you think with words, about what your conscious sense of self would be...
The body of Christ  --Amen
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Created: 08/21/2018
Category: Religion
This is John Shapiro, Pennsylvania's State Attorney General, delivering the findings by the PA Supreme Court Grand Jury, of the systematic sex abuses of children, and coverups, by Roman Catholic...
TICK TOCK TICK TOCK
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Created: 07/22/2018
Category: Politics
"All the President's Men" has grown bizarre and dangerous beyond anything from Nixon. That was a very different Congress and set of circumstances back then, in a country rather fed up with its youth...