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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

We have previously discussed this master of Mannerism and his Autobiography previously.  The man’s self importance is only matched by the interesting manner in which he conveys this sense into a compelling autobiography that should be read once by all.  37 more words

Thought For The Day

Disasters all around

I see things through the filter of disaster.

If this turns into a dystopian society, will I still find this career meaningful?

If the house burns down with all my belongings in it, will I still be pleased with how I spent my money? 1,050 more words

Life

Travelers Chant 'Lock Him Up' -- Chump In Trump Hat Is Removed From Plane

Passengers chanted “lock him up” as United Airlines had a man sporting a Donald Trump “Make America Great Again” campaign hat is removed from a flight in Shanghai.

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Culture

Dawn

Ugh!
Yet another dawn
Spoiled, self important
She comes, inflicting herself
Like a redhead who
Got too much attention
Pretentious 
Preposterously coy 
Flirting with horizons… 36 more words

Poetry