Here we go again, spending millions and millions of dollars on symptoms of a viral epidemic without bothering to look at the cause. Let’s say we actually manage to raise enough money so that every victim of Ebola gets a quarantined bed, a chance at an antidote or at least compassionate palliative care – where does that lead? 2,213 more words
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To attorney Steven Wise for representing chimpanzees in a New York Supreme Court appeal that could free imprisoned chimps.
According to a recent… 256 more words
Tomorrow morning, I will take the GRE subject exam in English literature. The test covers all literature (and literary theory) that has been written in (or translated into) English—so studying for it is tedious, frustrating, and difficult, to say the least. 821 more words
It would not have surprised me if this had won this year’s Man Booker Prize. My heart was supporting Richard Flanagan’s magnificent The Narrow Road To The Deep North… 355 more words