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""Yes," he said, "intelligence does enable you to deny facts you dislike. But your denial doesn't matter. A cancer growing in someone's body will go on growing in spite of denial. And a complex combination of genes that work together to make you intelligent as well as hierarchical will still handicap you whether you acknowledge it or not."" Dec 09, 2014 02:20PM

 
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"TIL that the lynching of three grocers in 1892 led to a mass exodus of Black Memphians to the Oklahoma Territory." Oct 26, 2014 05:06PM

 
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"Halfway through and I haven't gotten behind schedule. I've missed a day here and there, but always caught up. I'm definitely glad I'm reading the NRSV this time around. The Message was readable, but lacked a lot of the kind of detail that keeps me reading." Jul 01, 2014 01:30AM

 

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Zami by Audre Lorde
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name
by Audre Lorde
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Essential reading, IMO.
Karl is on page 179 of 264 of Zami: "And there was always somebody calling you on the telephone, to interrupt the fantasies of suicide. That is as good a working definition of friend as most."
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The Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #2)
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This is a re-read, though I don't seem to have marked it read the first time. I remember being very upset about the Felurian portion of the book. If you want to know more about that, see this review, which I agree and sympathize with: http://mereader ...more
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West of the Moon by Margi Preus
West of the Moon
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The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
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Blood Of My Blood by Barry Lyga
Blood Of My Blood (Jasper Dent #3)
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