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Vado, NM - December 2016

Howdy!  We left Pahrump, NV on December 1st and spent 5 days in Apache Junction, AZ.  It was a gorgeous drive on highway 93, passing through Henderson and Boulder City and crossing the new bridge by the Hoover Dam. 103 more words


Circuit breaker can save you from electrocution

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Pressing a button at home regularly could save your life.

This is the “test” button, typically denoted by a “T” on the circuit breaker, a safety device found in all households and buildings. 588 more words

Current Affairs

NYT: Why I Will Not Cast My Electoral Vote for Donald Trump

By Christopher Suprun

Dec. 5, 2016

DALLAS — I am a Republican presidential elector, one of the 538 people asked to choose officially the president of the United States. 801 more words


1250 Bitters Bottles: (1001 Bitters Bottles Revised & Enlarged) With Prices Current and Illustrations

A book describing the production, vending and huckstering of a particular “medicine” which became known as “Bitters”. This was a time during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s when quacks and shysters roamed the land barking their cures and their “brews” to all who would listen. 68 more words

Best Albion Online Gold seller | Make your current identity

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DaDA-Praxis 1

Part of my Praxis 1 essay is how architecture for refugees is an example of a design as distributed agency, where groups of people, organisations and individuals work together, share ideas, design and build shelters and settlements for refugees after they are forced to relocate. 158 more words


NYT: I am a dangerous professor

by George Yancy

Nov. 30, 2016

Those familiar with George Orwell’s “1984” will recall that “Newspeak was designed not to extend but to diminish the range of thought.” I recently felt the weight of this Orwellian ethos when many of my students sent emails to inform me, and perhaps warn me, that my name appears on the Professor Watchlist, a new website created by a conservative youth group known as Turning Point USA. 1,199 more words