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whisktakers:

Herb Hack - Ginger
Ginger root; powerful, spicy…healing? That’s right, ginger has a number of health benefits including being a great remedy for travel sickness. It has a sweet side too - just give our ginger cookies a whirl.
Recipe: Ginger Molasses Cookies

whisktakers:

Herb Hack - Ginger

Ginger root; powerful, spicy…healing? That’s right, ginger has a number of health benefits including being a great remedy for travel sickness. It has a sweet side too - just give our ginger cookies a whirl.

Recipe: Ginger Molasses Cookies

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Jon Stewart highlighting just how much the House Committee’s statements read like Onion headlines.  

comedycentral:

Click here for more of Jon Stewart’s coverage of the recent House Committee on Science, Space and Technology hearing.

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The butter cow!

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bostonreview:

The case for expanding Stop-and-Frisk. All credit where it is due.

For more on ethics and the economy, read our forum on Morals and the Free Market.

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newyorker:


MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point.

Continue reading: http://nyr.kr/1kLL9l1

newyorker:

MINNEAPOLIS (The Borowitz Report)—Historians studying archival photographs from four decades ago have come to the conclusion that the U.S. must have believed in science at some point.

Continue reading: http://nyr.kr/1kLL9l1

(Source: newyorker.com)

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gmpworld:

On writing

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the-right-writing:

These are what I would consider to be the most basic, bare-bones questions of character creation.

  • What would completely break your character?
  • What was the best thing in your character’s life?
  • What was the worst thing in your character’s life?
  • What seemingly insignificant memories stuck with…
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"Dialogue is not just quotation. It is grimaces, pauses, adjustments of blouses, doodles on a napkin, and crossings of legs. When people communicate, they communicate with their faces, their bodies, their timing, and the objects around them. Make this a full conversation. Not just the words part."

— Jerome Stern, Making Shapely Fiction (via the-right-writing)

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