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All generalizations are false, including this one. – Mark Twain

User-Reviews, IKEA and Parallel Universes

CM87,

This communication to you is so patently bizarre I often do not know where to begin. It also came to mind that email and the internet are still quite primitive for you, so the chances of you discovering any of these communications in this forum are remote for at least another 7 years. 1,391 more words

Generalizations

India's rape problem is neither unique nor something new

Two days ago a news broke about a German professor allegedly denying an Indian male student the chance to apply for an internship position in her lab at Leipzig University in Germany. 1,012 more words

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Revenge is a dish best not served at all…

Of course I’m speaking in generalizations.
Almost everything anyone ever says is.
You, of all people, should recognize that.
All I’m asking you to understand – or not even to understand, but merely to acknowledge as the current state of cultural debate in this country – is the fact that in the past, religion actively persecuted scientists. 149 more words

Musings

Generalizations

To quote Papa Gatsby out of context,

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” … “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.” 494 more words

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A Mild and Less Jarring Jump in Time: Lessons Begin

CM87,

I spent the first few weeks after “The Big Jump” (the one where I time traveled from 1987 to 2014) trying to make sense of things. 550 more words

Generalizations

The Handbook: Generalizing, Judging, and Shaming.

Welcome back! I hope y’all’s weekends were fantabulous. I’m likely recovering from another one of those shots in the back as you read these words, so let’s all hope that Future Me is doing all right. 2,439 more words

Hypocrisy