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Halliburton to pay $1.1 billion to settle Gulf oil spill lawsuits

Halliburton announced Tuesday that it’s paying $1.1 billion to put to rest lawsuits related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 which killed 11 workers. 191 more words


Magical Girl Brunch

It was a little under a year ago that we held a geek girl brunch at Macondo. It was only our second brunch. It was 4 people. 1,170 more words


1. Limpia tus lágrimas. 2. Agáchate. 3. Acuéstate en el piso 4. Rueda ¡Porque estás en llamas!.

Folly Beach, East Coast Macondo

Half a decade ago, sick of the blood-sucking capitalists at the MLA changing their research paper guidelines every other year, I decided to create my own how-to guide, something I could run off to students but also update whenever some OCD sufferer at the Modern Language Association decided that placing periods after abbreviations was so last century. 1,234 more words


"What did you expect? Time passes": One Hundred Years of Solitude Analysed

One Hundred Years of Solitude

By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

There was no mystery in the heart of a Buendia that was impenetrable for her because a century of cards and experience had taught her that the history of the family was a machine with unavoidable repetitions, a turning wheel that would have gone on spilling into eternity were it not for the progressive and irremediable wearing of the axle… 4,460 more words


Currently Reading: One Hundred Years of Solitude

One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel García Márquez (1967)


One Hundred Years of Solitude may be the best book I’ve ever read.  I cannot think of a more masterful novel.  1,200 more words

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