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December 28, 2013 2:17 am

Asian Staffer says, “This dog’s a little chewy.”


Asian Staffer says, “This dog’s a little chewy.”

November 29, 2013 7:39 pm


The first innovative bicycle path in the Netherlands will be paved with light stones that will charge during the day and emit light during the evening. The path will run by the home that Vincent van Gogh lived in from 1883-5

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November 26, 2013 10:01 am
"I think the reason why I went into theater, ultimately, was because that was one of those multicultural groups. Because you identify with other people that share similar passions to you, so it didn’t matter how much melanin was in their skin. It’s just: You have a passion for theater, and … I have a passion for theater. So that clan is born out of love and passion as opposed to some sense of obligation to belong to a certain group. So for me, that’s what salvaged my life in high school."

Keegan-Michael Key of Key & Peele explains how theater allowed him to bond with classmates because of similar interests and not solely because ofrace (via nprfreshair)


(via npr)

9:25 am
"Peeta is Pepper Potts and Gwen Stacy, helping and helping and helping until the very end, when it’s time for the stakes, and the stakes are: NEEDS RESCUE. Peeta is Annie in Speed, who drives that bus like a champ right up until she winds up handcuffed to a pole covered with explosives."
November 4, 2013 11:22 pm

Patrick Stewart is a Boss.


Patrick Stewart is a Boss.

September 7, 2013 10:22 am September 5, 2013 11:19 am 11:17 am

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September 3, 2013 1:13 pm July 3, 2013 4:07 am
Watson on “Jeopardy!” and the Minds of Machines : The New Yorker

2011 New Yorker article about whether a computer could ever successfully mimic human intelligence, in light of recent advances in AI. 

Paywall. Complete article available on loan to MP company & CTG staff. Email Joy to request.