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Ugly birds

African Hornbills will not win any beauty contests, but their odd anatomy and behavior makes them quite interesting.

But the upper mandible is actually hollow and relatively light-weight.   515 more words

Birds

Freedom and the Law

“The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of us are servants of the law, that we all may be free.” Marcus Tullius Cicero… 370 more words

Government

Quick Fix (Fiction)

One sentence summary:  Lilah Baker consents to a new sleep therapy for rapid weight loss, but experiences terrifying consequences she didn’t anticipate.

I ducked between two above-ground tombs, pressing my back against the cool stone. 1,653 more words

Writing

Day After Day

Who knows how it happened but recently He of We’s e-mail box has been under a new assault of junk.  It’s not even good junk.  It’s mundane buy this, buy that, enroll in this class, give to this cause, apply for this job, have you thought about a cemetery plot lately?   448 more words

Humor

Thought Of The Day

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

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Books

8 FUNCTIONS

Markku Jantunen’s Definition of the 8 Functions

INTUITION

Ne is perceiving abstract patterns and connections in response to stimuli (either in the external world or in the mind. 258 more words

RHETORIC

Today's Gem of Insight #47

Today’s insight journey led me to the idea that moderation is key. I know that this is not a new concept, but, for some reason, it seems like many of us forget about it from time to time. 143 more words

Life