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Sharing a Bike (part 2)

The last post described a problem in which two friends share a bicycle to go from one friend’s house to the other’s. In this post, I’ll describe my analysis of the problem. 863 more words


Sharing a Bicycle

The following question appeared in Parade Magazine’s Ask Marilyn column for Sunday, May 2, 2010:

A friend and I once went from his house to mine with one bicycle.

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Black Girl Magic

New York-based photographer Linda Nieves-Powell grew tired of being wedged into Puerto Rican stereotypes during her childhood in white, suburban New Jersey. Years later, she turned her frustration into images. 480 more words


Edgy Spring Makeup Tutorial

Hey Blog Babes! I decided to start a social media star series and of course I started with my favorite Jordyn Jones!!! She posted this makeup look on her Instagram- 52 more words


The Historical Fictions Research Network

Over on Vulpes Libris I write enthusiastically about the Historic Fictions Research Network conference, how amateur historians rewrote the Battle of Trafalgar, and the invented town of Agincourt, Iowa, that teaches architecture in North Dakota. 42 more words

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A learning exercise was handed to me

I was walking around Farnborough town centre when someone handed me a leaflet. People usually do one of two things with leaflets. 1 – they refuse to take it. 550 more words


Re-Creations : 2017

If you have been on this blog before: you will realize it’s been a while. Over half a year. The phrase used at the beginning of a fresh year is “new year new me.” As much as I dislike over-used phrases like that, this one rings true. 108 more words