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Yesterday was the anniversary of the Seinfeld premier, which was closer in time to the premier of Leave It To Beaver than it is to today.

Some elementary math review might be helpful for the reporter that thinks any random number sequence is more usual than the next.

"The winning numbers in the Virginia Lottery’s Bank a Million game June 11 were unusual, to say the least:"henricocitizen.com/articles/he

A commenter on the bird site pointed out that a stalker finding out you are nearby is an attack vector we probably didn't consider in 2012. Fair point - although probably applicable to a relatively small number of people.

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If you live in the US, where, realistically, can you move to? I've done some cursory research and the rest of the developed world is not in much better shape.

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The Supreme Court is happy to EXPAND the right to carry a tool to kill other people but will (probably) RESTRICT or eliminate the right of a woman to govern her own body. It's almost like conservatism is about self-reinforcing power structures that oppress disfavored groups.

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This resonates - I spent many hours sitting outside our trailer at 2 or 4 AM, waiting for the AC to come on and cover my return home.

bittersoutherner.com/nighttime

This was far more interesting than I would have expected. I always wonder about those bands still touring 20 years after the one-hit wonder year.

creem.com/fresh-creem/not-dead

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