Monthly Archives: August 2014

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Also, the exception, under the FRE, is called “dying declarations”, not death confession.

Posted but not written by: Lou Sheehan http://forums.randi.org/showthread.php?t=86202&page=2 Originally Posted by Rasmus55 View Post (snip) Also, the exception, under the FRE, is called “dying declarations”, not death confession. For this to apply, a person would have to believe that death … Continue reading

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The Procrastination Doom Loop—and How to Break It

The Procrastination Doom Loop—and How to Break It Delaying hard work is all about your mood. Derek Thompson Aug 26 2014, 5:29 PM ET [ My intention with my blog is to simply collect articles of interest to me for … Continue reading

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How a Mission to the Moon is/was Sold: Live From the Moon By Joshua Rothman How a Mission to the Moon is/was Sold

Live From the Moon By Joshua Rothman Posted but not written by: Lou Sheehan Forty-five years ago this week, Americans were already growing tired of the moon. A month earlier, on July 20th, the landing of Apollo 11 had inspired … Continue reading

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Is There Such A Thing As A ‘Good Psychopath’? by Linton Weeks August 21, 201411:11 AM ET

Is There Such A Thing As A ‘Good Psychopath’? by Linton Weeks August 21, 201411:11 AM ET Posted but not written by: Lou Sheehan Oxymoronic, isn’t it, the idea of a “good psychopath”? But in their just published book, The … Continue reading

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Distance to quasars debated Excerpt from the September 12, 1964 issue of Science News Letter by Christopher Crockett 11:00am, August 21, 2014

Distance to quasars debated Excerpt from the September 12, 1964 issue of Science News Letter by Christopher Crockett 11:00am, August 21, 2014 Odd-ball quasars may be closer than they seem — The odd-ball heavenly objects called quasars may be much … Continue reading

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Multitude of microbes thrives in the icy waters by Thomas Sumner 8:30am, August 21, 2014

Lake under Antarctic ice bursts with life Multitude of microbes thrives in the icy waters by Thomas Sumner 8:30am, August 21, 2014 HOT WATER Steam billows from an ice-melting machine. Scientists pumped the warmed water into the Antarctic ice sheet … Continue reading

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Iron and Oak – A Boardgaming Life Review

Posted but not written by: Lou Sheehan Iron and Oak – A Boardgaming Life Review Posted on August 14, 2014 by Guest Author http://theboardgaminglife.com/2014/08/14/iron-and-oak-a-boardgaming-life-review/ Game Design by James M. Day GMT Games LLC Review by Mitchell Freedman The box cover … Continue reading

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Spacecraft films Pluto’s largest moon in orbit by Science News Staff 2:38pm, August 11, 2014

Spacecraft films Pluto’s largest moon in orbit by Science News Staff 2:38pm, August 11, 2014 Guest post by Christopher Crockett Pluto and its largest moon, Charon, whirl around each other in images that NASA released August 8. When NASA’s New … Continue reading

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New York Times: Gov. Rick Perry of Texas Is Indicted on Charge of Abuse of Power By MANNY FERNANDEZAUG. 15, 2014

Posted but not written by: Lou Sheehan Gov. Rick Perry of Texas Is Indicted on Charge of Abuse of Power By MANNY FERNANDEZAUG. 15, 2014 AUSTIN, Tex. — A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on two felony counts on … Continue reading

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