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Olympics: Podium proposal steals show as Shi takes gold

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

RIO DE JANEIRO: Shi Tingmao claimed gold for China in Sunday’s (Aug 14) 3m springboard diving final, but was relegated to third wheel by newly-engaged teammates He Zi and Qin Kai. 449 more words

Current Affairs

Its not complicated or is It?

Dear readers, something to ponder on this lazy Sunday.

Take a man whose third finger is bent and cannot be stretched out straight. It is not painful, neither does it interfere with his work, yet if there were anyone who could make it straight, he would think nothing of journeying such a distance as from Qin to Qu, simply because his finger is not as good as those of other people. 55 more words

Spoken Word

"Abstract"

Back on Father’s Day, my own Dad (and my Mom) encouraged me to get out of my ‘comfort zone’ and head down from Elyria to Columbus, visit ORIGINS’ last day at the convention center. 465 more words

HeroClix

Sucralose

Sucralose (i.e. Splenda) is an artificial sweetener. It’s essentially a sucrose (table sugar) molecule with some Cl groups substituted for OH, which prevents it from being absorbed and utilized by the body for energy. 326 more words

Leaky Gut

Akashic Records – Celestial Sisters and the Virtori

Soulbound Studios have a released a new layout for their updates and I was happy to see one of the topics they will cover on a regular basis is lore. 732 more words

Lore

Akashic Records – Ring of Erathor

There have been many big announcements coming out in the final hours of the KickStarter. Significant partnerships seem to be the theme of the day. Partnerships between Soulbound Studios and Improbable, developers of… 900 more words

Lore

Er Shi -The fall of Qin

When ‘The First Emperor’ died there was, naturally, quite a few different opinions about who should take the title of “The Second Emperor”. Shi Huang Di’s older son was an obvious choice… but in an extremely suspicious turn of events Shi Huang Di’s will apparently requested that the throne instead go to his younger son (later titled Er Shi) and that the formally favoured son should commit suicide instead. 241 more words

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