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Ironic Life

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The Democrats & the Ku Klux Klan

Embed from Getty Images One interesting tactic employed by the Republicans is to assert, in response to charges of racism against one of their number, that the Democrats are “the party of the Ku
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Abstract Objects

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"Light will be thrown on the <strong>origin of man</strong> and his history." Darwin dealt with human evolution in only 12 words. But that was enough

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<strong>Poetry and death</strong>. Why are doomed poets -- melancholy, drunken, lascivious, suicidal -- the ones we celebrate?

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Craving, exhilaration, intoxication, obsessiveness, withdrawal, helplessness: <strong>Love is like cocaine</strong>. Helen Fisher explains

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Developing the Virtues: Integrating Perspectives

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How to write dialogue

I&#39;m sitting at my computer early in the morning and my wife walks in. &quot;Good morning,&quot; she says. &quot;Is there any more coffee?&quot; I nod. &quot;Do you want some?&quot; I answer. &quot;I&#39;ll get it,&quot; she says. &quot;What are
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Ineffable facts, deep ignorance, and the sub-algebra hypothesis: Part 2

If there are any ineffable facts, then it is striking that they essentially are nowhere to be found. It is natural to think of ineffable facts as rare, radical exceptions, something unusual, maybe
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