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Stronger Lessons (Walt Whitman)

Have you learn’d lessons only of those who admired you, and were tender with you, and stood aside for you? Have you not learn’d great lessons from those who reject you, and brace themselves against you? or who treat you … Continue reading

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police militarization

James W. Law Enforcement Executive and Trainer

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Energy policy

    This July 4, the price of gasoline in the US is expected to be at its highest level in six years – at $3.704 per gallon according to the Energy Information Commission. Separately, this week, the Obama Administration lifted a … Continue reading

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Levels of Formality Around the World

Heather R Morgan from LinkedIn Levels of Formality in Business Emails Around the World Because German and Japanese have many rules dictating the formalities of the language itself, writing emails to people from these countries is formal and somewhat formulaic. … Continue reading

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virtual virii

Viral has become marketing’s Holy Grail. From the Harlem Shake to the Rutgers basketball coach abusing his players, hardly a week goes by without some video or news story going viral. And word of mouth and virality have a huge … Continue reading

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The Great Deformation

David Stockman’s new book, The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America, is getting a lot of attention these days. Stockman, President Ronald Reagan’s first budget director, argues that our current economy — and recent prosperity — aren’t real. Instead, … Continue reading

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Something you should know about

Simon and Garfunkel – Boxer lyrics

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Popular computing

I am interested in High-performance computing exploration and research, comparison of algorithms and platforms and tools. Example applications are optimization algorithms are Monte Carlo Simulations of Lattice QCD.

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7 Secrets to Avoid Gaining Weight

Must burn more than you take in. The amount of calories you need depend on both your body characteristics and the things you do during the day. If you live on freezing weather you will need lots of calories just … Continue reading

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Google Book Search

from: http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/business/companies/google_inc/google_book_search/index.html?inline=nyt-org Judge Chin also echoed comments made by the Justice Department last week that the settlement, if properly revised, could offer great benefits, most notably, by providing broad access to to millions of out-of-print books that are largely locked … Continue reading

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