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This Week GQ Published a Sexist Climbing Piece, and Outdoor Research Stepped in With The Perfect Response | The Dyrt

What’s the matter?! My friend Gary talks about leaving SF because all the people rolling in with money flying out of their pockets buying $11 burritos. I like this ORs response highlighted in this article from the Dyrt 4 days ago, GQ published a piece on climbing and couture clothing. In it, they have a…

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Be the Change – We Are All IN This Together

I had just finished jogging around College Hill when I heard screaming that didn’t seem too far away. I walked toward the screaming / Hamilton Ave. to make sure everyone was o.k.?! As I got closer to Hamilton I could see a young couple screaming at each other near the bus stop. Is this any…

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Peace

“Peace is not merely a distant goal we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.” – Martin Luther King Jr “Peace is the only battle worth waging.” – Albert Camus “Peace cannot be kept by force, it can only be achieved by understanding.” – Albert Einstein “Peace is a fulltime job….

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Music of the Plants – The Sound of Golden Light

Plants can produce sounds and make music. A special device measures the electrical resistance of vegetable tissues and turn it into a MIDI signal. Source: Music of the Plants – The Sound of Golden Light

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IamA 93 Year Old Retired Surgeon, US Marine Corps Battalion Surgeon late in the Korean War, Playwright, and Author. I just finished my third novel; it’s about the crazy early days of transplant surgery. Ask me Anything! AMA! : IAmA

I’ve been lucky. but also devoted to interests. Good genes. Good ordinary health maintenance. No cigarettes. No coffee. Ordinary exercise. Boil it down: have a good, serious goal to believe in, and work to it. That’s the key, I think: a set of values bigger than I, to conform to and to work for. Those…

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Links Directory – Resources for debunking 9/11 Conspiracy Theories – International Skeptics Forum

Join the International Skeptics Forum to discuss and promote critical thinking across the planet. Source: Links Directory – Resources for debunking 9/11 Conspiracy Theories – International Skeptics Forum

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