Archive for May, 2019

“…dog owners also spent slightly more time than other people jogging, cycling and visiting the gym solo, without their dogs, indicating that walking Fido had not bumped other activities from their lives” https://t.co/zqIwin89yA

May 29, 2019

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“Utepils”-what a great word for one of life’s great small pleasures! https://t.co/7E1VZM3cBP

May 28, 2019

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@keithfrankish Richardson’s Wm James

May 26, 2019

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The Troubled History of Psychiatry “Words can alter, for better or worse, the chemical transmitters and circuits of our brain, just as drugs or electroconvulsive therapy can” https://t.co/7LdRcIfR9y

May 23, 2019

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Losing Religion and Finding Ecstasy in Houston “Three girls were electrocuted when a light blew out in the pool where they’d been swimming, and this tragedy was deemed the will of the Lord” https://t.co/VaHRrdPedy

May 23, 2019

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Many of my students already say they agree with him. SAD. I don’t suppose it would be considered appropriate for me to tell them their majors in (eg) Concrete Management are a waste of time. But what else is tenure for? https://t.co/azROxeMGpA

May 21, 2019

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“For all the cascades of research into longevity,” writes @adamgopnik, “the new science often seems to distill into old wisdom: be fit, stay thin, and you will look and feel younger longer.” For some of us, the occasional epidural helps too. https://t.co/0ouYQBXpPv

May 21, 2019

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She’s leaving for LA. A good day to recall Khalil Gibran, “For life goes not backward nor tarries with yesterday”… https://t.co/Vgbyell3eY

May 18, 2019

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And keep moving. https://t.co/L25xTuB4PZ

May 18, 2019

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“Humanity” someday, when the Franklin Grahams of the world have been subdued; but many humans right now. And in the past, of course, all the way back to Diagoras of Melos. https://t.co/HEfXduMEIf

May 16, 2019

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