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Sincerely Yours, Irvin Feld.

I wish my memory would shut up.

It is not a reliable narrator – either of my past glory, or my past shame.

And it grows less selective and discriminating as time slips by. 597 more words


Baby Elephant TAKEN by Ringling Bros. Circus

In the wild, female elephants usually don’t begin mating until they are 18, but Ringling Bros. used Shirley for breeding when she was only 7 years old. 198 more words

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Excerpts from the New Book: "The Band Wagon Effect in Social Media". By Tim Torkildson.

 Using Social Media To Test Bandwagon Effects

Nailing down the absolute proof of the bandwagon effect might appear to be an elusive pursuit.  It can seem to be the same kind of conundrum as “which came first, the chicken or the egg?”  Is a brand popular because it’s growing, or is it growing because it’s popular? 2,417 more words

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9 Acrobats Seriously Injured in Fall During Aerial Circus Stunt

A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a circus performance Sunday, sending eight acrobats plummeting to the ground. Nine performers were seriously injured in the fall, including a dancer below, while an unknown number of others suffered minor injuries. 375 more words

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