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Laughter is man’s most distinctive emotional expression.
August 31, 1925: On this day, American cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead set foot in Samoa for the first time.28 more words
Wednesday, January 21, 1976
3 PM. A rerun of yesterday’s snow is going on right now outside my window. It should be only a couple of inches, a comfortable dry-powder snow. 4,207 more words
In 1974, the Tibetan Buddhist teacher and Oxford alumnus Chögyam Trungpa founded Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado – a most unusual and emboldening not-for-profit educational institution named after the eleventh-century Indian Buddhist sage Naropa and intended as a 100-year experiment of combining the best methodologies of Western scholarship with the most timeless tenets of Eastern wisdom, fusing academic and experiential learning with contemplative practice. 1,529 more words