Category Archives: Other Stuff

#GirlBoss: The Netflix Series

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The China Mirage Continues

‘It’s All Over Now But the Screaming’: Inside the Unraveling of LeEco in America In an October blog post describing the company’s ambitions in America, Jia, who goes by YT, said he’d been eyeing the United States market for years. … Continue reading

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Photos: Amazon’s Upcoming NYC Bookstore

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When Success Comes Decades Later

Oh, I’m verrry late to this. It’s been on YouTube since May 4, 2016. Forty years ago, a homeless Korean immigrant built an Orlando martial arts empire. In 1987, he recruited his devoted students to act as amateur cast and … Continue reading

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Orison Swett Marden: Pushing To The Front, A Brilliant Chapter

On Twitter, I’m counter-programming the dispiriting Trumpage by posting excerpts from Pushing to the Front, a timeless book by Orison Swett Marden that can be had free at Google Books. (See #PushingToTheFront on Twitter.) One chapter — just over six … Continue reading

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Donald Trump: Puppet!

Not as in the sense of that idiotic third debate. In this sense: This is some great stuff. See the videos after the break.

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Finally! An iPad Mini-Sized Book!

Well, as long as it’s an iPad Mini 4. Side by side:

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New Life For Dead News

August 18, 2016: There IS life after DEATH: Scientists reveal shock findings from groundbreaking study So of course I got curious. I’ve read at least one book by Raymond Moody. But how many people would bother to dig deeper? It … Continue reading

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Hillary’s Health

When U.S. News & World Report does an article, is it time to pay attention? Hillary’s Health: Conspiracy or Concern? They are trying to counter the effects of several posts on the Net such as this one: EXHAUSTED HILLARY Is … Continue reading

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White Rage

I had to interrupt my reading of Consumed to read White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide by Carol Anderson Ph.D.. It’s due back at the library today. I read it in one sitting yesterday. All I knew … Continue reading

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