Posts made in November, 2018

Nearly Half [Of Americans] Say They Sometimes Or Always Feel Alone Or ‘Left Out.’ Thirteen Percent Of Americans Say That Zero People Know Them Well. 00

Nearly Half [Of Americans] Say They Sometimes Or Always Feel Alone Or ‘Left Out.’ Thirteen Percent Of Americans Say That Zero People Know Them Well.

Nearly Half [Of Americans] Say They Sometimes Or Always Feel Alone Or ‘Left Out.’ Thirteen Percent Of Americans Say That Zero People Know Them Well.

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Writes Arthur C. Brooks, the president of the American Enterprise Instituted in “How Loneliness Is Tearing America Apart/When people have a hole in their life, they often fill it with angry politics” (NYT)(citing a “large-scale survey from the health-care provider Cigna). Much of this op-ed column is drawn from the book “Them: Why We Hate Each Other — and How to...

The White Album’S Working Title Was A Doll’S House, And It Could Be Compared To A Shambling Mansion, With Ballrooms, Bedrooms… 00

The White Album’S Working Title Was A Doll’S House, And It Could Be Compared To A Shambling Mansion, With Ballrooms, Bedrooms…

The White Album’S Working Title Was A Doll’S House, And It Could Be Compared To A Shambling Mansion, With Ballrooms, Bedrooms…

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“… nurseries, cellars, and rooms full of junk that are rarely visited. It starts with a joke and ends with a lullaby. Between those two points, this omnivorous record takes bites out of folk, blues, rock’n’roll, ska, country, doo-wop, psychedelia, Tin Pan Alley, musique concrete and easy listening, while offering previsions of prog-rock and heavy metal. Happiness is a Warm Gun alone...

Where’s The Seat Belt? 00

Where’s The Seat Belt?

Where’s The Seat Belt?

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“The robotic hotel room on wheels – is this the future of travel? Self-driving suite can ferry guests from place to place – and drones deliver room service through the sunroof/Toronto-based Aprilli Design Studio has designed a hotel suite housed within a self-driving vehicle/Renderings reveal how the battery-powered hotel-room-on-wheels includes a double bed and shower room/The...

Trump Says He Might Close The Border With Mexico — The Whole Border. I Mean The Whole Border. 00

Trump Says He Might Close The Border With Mexico — The Whole Border. I Mean The Whole Border.

Trump Says He Might Close The Border With Mexico — The Whole Border. I Mean The Whole Border.

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“And Mexico will not be able to sell their cars into the United States where they make so many at great benefit to them — not a great benefit to us, by the way. But at least now we have a good new trade deal with Mexico and with Canada. But we will close the border. And that means that Mexico is not going to be able to sell their cars into the United States until it’s open. But we’re going...

Stars Are Suddenly Dressing Like Flamingos. 00

Stars Are Suddenly Dressing Like Flamingos.

Stars Are Suddenly Dressing Like Flamingos.

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Feathery photos at Page Six. IN THE COMMENTS: Rick Turley reminds us of the “lesser known Manfred Mann song”: Lesser known but still probably the third most well known Manfred Mann. The only 2 that beat it are “Do Wah Diddy Diddy” and (the Dylan cover) “Mighty Quinn.” Here’s just a little something extra, because I looked up the lyrics to “Mighty...

Why Did A Little Kid Have To Shoot Me Today? His High-Pitched Voice Still Lingers In My Head. 00

Why Did A Little Kid Have To Shoot Me Today? His High-Pitched Voice Still Lingers In My Head.

Why Did A Little Kid Have To Shoot Me Today? His High-Pitched Voice Still Lingers In My Head.

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From “American missionary killed on remote Indian island wrote that God was protecting him” (LA Times). “God sheltered me and camouflaged me against the coast guard and the navy,” John Allen Chau wrote before he was killed last week on North Sentinel Island. Indian ships monitor the waters around the island in the Bay of Bengal, trying to ensure that outsiders do not go...

Throwed Rolls. 00

Throwed Rolls.

Throwed Rolls.

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I learned about the throwed rolls at Lambert’s Cafe… … from the Oxford English Dictionary, which has this in the sidebar today: “Throwed” — unless you’re talking about “throwed silk” — is “colloq. or nonstandard,” the past tense of “throw,” and one of the quotations selected by the OED is: 1995 Midwest Living Apr. 185/1 Fun...

She Takes Pills For Three Months, The Pills Make Her Unbelievably Obtuse, And The Obtuseness Then Defines Itself As Mental Health! It’S Like Blindness Defining Itself As Vision. ‘Now That I’M Blind, I Can See There’S Nothing To See.’ 00

She Takes Pills For Three Months, The Pills Make Her Unbelievably Obtuse, And The Obtuseness Then Defines Itself As Mental Health! It’S Like Blindness Defining Itself As Vision. ‘Now That I’M Blind, I Can See There’S Nothing To See.’

She Takes Pills For Three Months, The Pills Make Her Unbelievably Obtuse, And The Obtuseness Then Defines Itself As Mental Health! It’S Like Blindness Defining Itself As Vision. ‘Now That I’M Blind, I Can See There’S Nothing To See.’

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I’ve been reading “The Corrections” by Jonathan Franzen.

Police Have Used Teargas And Water Cannon Against Fuel Tax Protesters In Paris After Violent Clashes Erupted On The Champs Élysées. 00

Police Have Used Teargas And Water Cannon Against Fuel Tax Protesters In Paris After Violent Clashes Erupted On The Champs Élysées.

Police Have Used Teargas And Water Cannon Against Fuel Tax Protesters In Paris After Violent Clashes Erupted On The Champs Élysées.

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“Thousands of demonstrators from all over France massed on the famous boulevard on Saturday to express their anger at the French president, Emmanuel Macron, and his government. But what was supposed to be a peaceful protest by the gilets jaunes (yellow jackets) movement degenerated rapidly. On one side, protesters reportedly infiltrated by far-right extremists and casseurs (rioters and...

4 Effective Tips To Conduct Long Distance Move Successfully 00

4 Effective Tips To Conduct Long Distance Move Successfully

4 Effective Tips To Conduct Long Distance Move Successfully

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