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That joke isn't funny anymore.

‘Walking a path’, ‘a hard journey’ or the colloquial ‘haters gonna hate’ are some of cliches attributed to living one’s life. Why reduce this monumental thing to a frivolous phrase? 158 more words

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Publicani in Berkeley

A PROGRAM FOR DEMOLISHING YOUR POWER BASE THE OLD ROMAN WAY

(Part I here, some subsequent clarifications here. Disclaimer: this is more metaphorical or more literal based on your preference. 3,916 more words

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Theses on Social Currency

INTERLUDE BEFORE SOCIAL LAFFER CURVES

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Economic laws impact our lives so mysteriously and with such awesome power that we resort to mythologizing them. Their effects are natural disasters, and we are confused animals on a windswept plain. 2,804 more words

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Why Parents Should Not Ignore Their Kids

We hear about people getting harassed and abused every day. These short horror incidents about harassment might shake you to the core:

Out On The Streets… 1,344 more words

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Reasons

    *Fifteen years ago, the only light we had was from an oil lamp older than my mother. She says it’s a hand-me-down from Gramps. I vividly remember the flicker of its ageing wick when I saw the candles that surrounded me. 260 more words

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Unfinished Business (cont.?)

“I don’t care for what you’ve done with the place…”I said under my breath.

I hope he didn’t hear me, I thought to myself as we continued to walk inside. 721 more words

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