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For most of 1999 I tried to live in 1666. I wanted to imagine what it was like to be a young woman in a tiny English village of 250 souls in the year bubonic plague struck.
Recently, an RPF (the repurposed version of RFP), said puttiing together someone else’s e-book with extremely precise formatting was a ‘trivial’ task.
Yesterday I saw another job post wanting all-singing, all-dancing research skills and one-a-day articles (long ones) for a fixed price which would allow me to buy a few cappuccinos after a half day or so’s worth of effort. 1,151 more words
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One of the more attractive oddities of the United States is that our minorities are so numerous, so huge.