Tag: Ninjas

The Near Side of Space

 

“This is really important. I need this at the top of your list.”

The boss-man looks haggard. He’s definitely not been getting enough sleep. And, judging by the look in his eye, he knows exactly how silly of a request he’s making. He’s still gotta make it. He and I aren’t the only ones on this call, and the boss-man has boss-men of his own to appease. That’s life.

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“It is not half so important to know as it is to feel.” -Rachael Carson. For those of you who are trying to put a face to the name, Rachael Carson wrote the book Silent Spring, about the dangers of DDT. The subsequent DDT ban prevented malaria from being eradicated elsewhere in the globe like […]

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“Law is whatever is boldy asserted and plausibly maintained.” -Aaron Burr This is a proposition I turn over quite a bit in my mind. Is a law a law as it’s written on the books, or as it’s enforced by the state? Is a supreme court decision necessarily correct? What if one side was just better […]

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Let’s say you’re playing chess. You make your move, confident that you’re giving him trouble, and you take your hand off the piece. As soon as you do, though, you see what you missed. If he moves his knight… there then he’s going to capture your queen the move after. What do you do? You […]

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