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Artaud Wrote About Here

I learned yesterday
(I must be behind the times, or perhaps it’s only a false
rumor, one of those pieces of spiteful gossip that are circulated between sink and latrine at the hour when meals that have been ingurgitated one more time are thrown in the slop buckets), 621 more words

Denali Dall Sheep

Let’s start the Alaska posts with one of the most dramatic photos of the trip (although I can think of 3 more off the top of my head that are just as cool): This Dall sheep sitting atop the cliff with a breathtaking backdrop.

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Tesla announces less powerful, more affordable Model X 70D

Tesla is adding a new trim to the Model X lineup, bringing the starting price down to US$80,000 south of the border.

As the name suggests, the base Model X 70D features a 70 kWh battery. 174 more words


New Catfish Inspections Stir Debate Over Safety vs. Trade by RON NIXON


Inspections of imported catfish are now under the much stricter Agriculture Department, risking retaliation from America’s trade partners.

Published: November 25, 2015 at 06:00PM… 8 more words


A Day to Give Thanks

In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. (1 Thessalonians 5:18)

In the “Jaywalking” segment of the “Tonight Show,” Jay Leno posed some Thanksgiving Day trivia questions to passersby, and the results were humorous and sad at the same time. 1,141 more words


Lincoln and Thanksgiving

Old Abe would have driven the A.C.L.U. nuts with this proclamation.

 Proclamation Establishing Thanksgiving Day

October 3, 1863

The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. 499 more words

Thursday 26 November, 2015 Update: Russia And Turkey Simmer

Tensions between Turkey and Russia are simmering in the wake of Tuesday’s shoot-down of a Russian Su-24 Fencer fighter bomber by a Turk F-16 after it strayed into Turkish airspace. 276 more words

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