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Reading the Nobels

I have a placid, unruffled exterior:  I am bovine and try to look at least a little stupid.  But at heart, I am very competitive.  I’ve recently become aware of the world of “Book Challenges” and they excite me.   138 more words

Classics Club

Novelists and Other Nobel-Nabbing Names

Like those who comment under this blog, I take pride in having read many fiction writers. But, for me, a look at the list of “Nobel Prize in Literature” recipients punctures that pride a bit. 547 more words

Shit I Learned In Cambridge

Of course being a scientist lends to me being a total nerdball when heading to the land of Cambridge. And being the grand educational facility that it is, I obviously learned a bit of shit. 852 more words


Sputniknews.com: 500 Academics, Legal Experts Slam UK and Sweden Over Assange Treatment

16:20 01.03.2016(updated 13:58 02.03.2016)
More than 500 of the world’s leading human rights experts, Nobel Prize winners and academics have accused the UK and Sweden of undermining the UN’s human rights system and have urged the countries to ensure the right of freedom of movement of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. 40 more words