Tag: July

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Pretty awesome title huh? I define Tribal genocide as the completly normal practice of killing all the men and boys with facial hair. On Ricochet, the most commonly referred tribal genocide is the one practiced by Mohammed to the Jewish tribe of Banu Qurayza mentioned in the Quranic Surah 33. Preview Open

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The Night of Fire

 

Blaise Pascal, mathematician, scientist, inventor, and philosopher, a man who from the age of 16 had been making historic contributions to mathematics and the physical sciences, who, despite a sickly constitution and a capacity for intense abstraction nonetheless oversaw the material construction of his experiments and inventions with great zest, was barely past 30 when saw something unexpected one raw November night. He saw fire. The vision of it so branded him that he sewed the record he made of it, his Memorial, into his coat, carrying it with him the rest of his life:

Memorial, Pascal

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My leisurely Saturday got upended. Dealing with some stuff. Apologize for an object failure to accomplish the task. Will push out a fire-based missive at the first opportunity.  And, uh, I don’t see anywhere to put tabs. So, sorry there, too. Okay, just found tabs under the options. Categories isn’t alphabetized, so that’s weird. Sorry. […]

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When 10 Cents announced his July group writing subject I thought of several topics that could be viewed as politically informative, educational and interesting. After the last couple of weeks of turmoil, and with today’s multiple glitch inducing survivalist groupthink, I opted to discuss valet parking 30 years ago; neither informative nor educational and only […]

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You’re a small business owner. It’s 9:00 AM. You’re sipping your morning coffee and skimming the balance sheet trying to figure out how to meet payroll. You’re in a bit of a panic because paychecks are due in two days and you haven’t got the money. You also need additional inventory for the upcoming holiday […]

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