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Food for Thought-Saramago's Blindness


The unwilling willingness,
Of willful blindness,
Surrounds me,
Wait here,
Will I be,
Again someone,
Who really sees?

-Richard Bryant

Food For Thought

Mairead Maguire

And now for a modern day Irish woman.  Mairead Maguire was born in Belfast, 71 years ago today. Her entry into the world of political protest did not come without a price. 570 more words

Politics

Chronicle of a Death Foretold, GABRIEL GARCÍA MÁRQUEZ


This was the perfect book to read at lunch, other than all the description of entrails and viscera. I’m still emotionally recovering from NXT Takeover: R(evolution) last night, and if you’ll let me rant for one moment about professional wrestling, I will say only that it was perfect. 180 more words

2014

Line(s) of the Day #AlbertEinstein

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

One of the greatest icons of the 20th century, the Nobel Prize-winning Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955).

Alex Raphael

The language of Science; 21-Oct-2014

Language sizes up and shapes our world. The world in turn shapes language. Well, it did shape the language of science. A lot of scientific names were Latin names. 56 more words

Noteworthy Web Articles

Nobel Peace Prize 2014: A Win for Child Advocacy

The choice of Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan as joint winners of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 can be seen as a win for child advocacy.  1,006 more words

Child Advocacy

Nobel Prize History and Indian Nobel Prize winners

History of Nobel Prize

Alfred Nobel was born on 21 October 1833 in Stockholm, Sweden, into a family of engineers. He was a chemist, engineer, and inventor. 376 more words

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