Monthly Archives: July 2013

Anti-Angiogenic Compounds Used In Drugs To Treat Cancer Are Found Naturally In Over 30 Foods

Anti-Angiogenic Compounds Used In Drugs To Treat Cancer Are Found Naturally In Over 30 Foods via Anti-Angiogenic Compounds Used In Drugs To Treat Cancer Are Found Naturally In Over 30 Foods. Checked the list, noted that I LIKE quite a … Continue reading

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Gandhi’s Top 10 Fundamentals for Changing the World

 From The Positivity Blog: “You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.”   “The difference between what we do and what we … Continue reading

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The Future of Battery Power Lies in Numbers

Now this is pretty damn cool.   The Future of Battery Power Lies in Numbers.

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The Beauty and Dignity of the Productive Class

Money is certainly useful, and getting it should matter to you, but merely having money is no measure of your dignity or your value as a producer. Actively improving the world, however – producing – is a proper measure of … Continue reading

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Oh the things you find randomly…

So recently I’ve been playing with Sugru (see here for details) and wanted to check something on their site.  I mis-typed it and found a pretty funny page. http://ugru.com/ My Unusual Genetically-Related Uncle This is the story of my UGRU … Continue reading

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Profits but at what cost?

My brother is dating a girl from the Philippines.  She has a sister that work at a calling centre there for Bell Canada.  I learned that she gets paid about $30/week.  Absolutely pathetic and here is why: Bell Canada’s Profit … Continue reading

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What Readers Found in Facebook’s ‘Other’ Folder – NYTimes.com

http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/07/20/what-readers-found-in-facebooks-other-folder/ Great…now I have to check this “other” folder….sigh, yet one more reason to quit fb altogether. Notification of the death of a friend was hidden in my Other box. I had been very hurt at not being told, and … Continue reading

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NSA Phone Snooping Cannot Be Challenged in Court, Feds Say | Threat Level | Wired.com

The Obama administration for the first time responded to a Spygate lawsuit, telling a federal judge the wholesale vacuuming up of all phone-call metadata in the United States is in the “public interest,” does not breach the constitutional rights of … Continue reading

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Yay for loopholes!

The Escapist : EXP : Do’s and Dont’s #3: Veganism

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Unitarian Church, Gun Groups Join EFF to Sue NSA Over Illegal Surveillance

Broad Coalition of Organizations Team Up for Freedom of Association Lawsuit San Francisco – Nineteen organizations including Unitarian church groups, gun ownership advocates, and a broad coalition of membership and political advocacy organizations filed suit against the National Security Agency … Continue reading

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