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You're not "Just Saying Something Nice"

“I’m just telling her she’s beautiful.”

“What’s wrong with saying ‘hi?'”

“I’m not saying anything bad.”

The video of a New York women experiencing catcalling, or “street harassment” (which is a more accurate term, but the use of it itself causes controversy, so I’d rather refrain), has had the Internet abuzz lately. 817 more words

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A Bed of Memories


Memories. We collect them all our lives like roses from a bed of flowers. Like shells from the sea floor.
Usually, they bring a smile on our face. 255 more words

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No Microsoft Office? No Problem. LibreOffice (free)!

Here’s the situation: You need a good word processor, and your Microsoft Office license has expired (or you don’t even have one!). You are also poor, surviving on cardboard. 181 more words

#amigotips

To November 2014

Hello! I am starting this new series wherein I write a letter to all of you at the start of each month.

But before I start, I would just like to say some clarifications. 285 more words

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Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead


By David Casarett

Synopsis: Not too long ago, there was no coming back from death. But now, with revolutionary medical advances, death has become just another serious complication. 306 more words

History

From all the ideas, pick one

Well, we are reaching the point where the real work starts (that is to say, the point where you begin to plan your novel). However, before you may plan it, it is necessary to find a generating idea. 316 more words

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Dressed to Kill - Kill la Kill versus the Fashion Industry

Through the conflicts of its characters, its focus on clothing, and particularly through its handling of its primary villain, Kill la Kill explores and denounces modern society’s intense fashionista culture. 2,137 more words

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