This is the story of one computer professional's explorations in the world of postmodern literary criticism. I'm a working software engineer, not a student nor an academic nor a person with any real background in the humanities. Consequently, I've ap...
A little HTML5 puzzle game that takes a few seconds to take off and a few hours to beat. Playable right in the browser, including mobile
Clothes get in the way of skin on skin contact, which is rude, and prevents you from reaping the benefits of Oxytocin including elevated happiness, lower stress, reduced blood pressure, and less in...
Stuart McMillen's webcomic adapts (and updates_ Postman's famous book-length essay, Amusing Ourselves to Death, which argues that Aldous Huxley's vision of the future in Brave New Wor...
From Beowulf to Wikipedia, here's how English grew, spread, and changed.
I love the idea of watching movies with just your Internet connection and a computer and no strings attached. Although some of you may think that this is not legal, i would say "why not try something ill-legal today". There are lots of websites which...
The meaning and history of first names.
500px lets you create stunning professional photo portfolios, find friends, express yourself and connect with people like you.
By Scott Berkun, August 7, 2007 All of us possess everything necessary to be more creative. The problem is we've been trained away from o
Quantum theory and consciousness. The metaphysics of nonduality. The end of suffering and the discovery of our true nature.
Can you ever travel from one place to another? Ancient Greek philosopher Zeno of Elea gave a convincing argument that all motion is impossible - but where's the flaw in his logic? Colm Kelleher illustrates how to resolve Zeno's Dichotomy Paradox.
I tried to find ten more really good puns that made me laugh, but no pun in ten did.
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So...I saw your tweet. You're bored? Bored. ... WOW! I am...absolutely floored. Hopelessly lost in admiration! You are everything I aspire to be. Oh. Hold on. ..... Back. I had
A comprehensive anthology and guide to English literature of the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Seventeenth Century, Restoration and Eighteenth Century
a dictionary of French proverbs with English translations and explanations
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