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hall of whatever

There will be humans on Mars; in pods to be created between now and 2025; a livable colony with running water. Mars One reduced the pool of candidates who will take the journey down to 1,000 a few months ago. 608 more words

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game 103

It was already the 6th inning last night, the Brewers shutting out the Mets at Miller Park 6-0. I shut the game off, hoping to fall asleep before my upstairs neighbor’s air conditioner turned on. 318 more words

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maybe there is a chorus, but it sounds mauled

The clothes line resembles an abacus to a cat that just woke up from a 2,000 year nap or a colorful candy necklace stretched out of its circle to a kid with nothing to do but eat. 594 more words

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concrete picnic

Did someone sneak into my apartment and slip something into the tefillin prayer boxes I put on arm and head? Did someone replace the little prayers carefully written on parchment inside the boxes with who knows what? 552 more words

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no pepper allowed

There are symbols the majority of people don’t see, hear or agree on, but if one person agrees with another person and another and then another, there’s no telling what can happen; no symbols at all or preferably more and more symbols. 316 more words

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in a country shack by a lake; surrounded by family

Brewers radio announcer Joe Block has a little lilt in his voice; turns routine ground balls into questions; hints of possible other dimensions. Fills a room with wonder. 170 more words

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maybe, maybe not

Maybe Jay Bruce hitting a go ahead 2-run home run off Will Smith in the bottom of the 8th inning made sense to Cincinnati in some “serves you right” sort of way….. 250 more words

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