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Brent Noorda
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A Recipe to End Inequality

A ship quickly sank near a small, deserted island. The ten survivors’ names, by extremely odd coincidence, were One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, and Ten. In all the hubbub they managed to leave the ship with one gold coin each; except for Ten, who held nine gold coins. ....
A Recipe to End Inequality
A Recipe to End Inequality
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Treatment/Side-Effect Recursion

Eight weeks ago, there was be nothing there except a toothbrush, toothpaste, dental floss, a bar of soap, and a daily multivitamin.

Then this happened:

implement(RadiationTomoTherapy)
implement(CisplatinChemotherapy)

implement(trt)
trt.apply()
foreach se in trt.getSideEffects()
foreach t in se.getTreatments()
implement(t)
Treatment/Side-Effect Recursion
Treatment/Side-Effect Recursion
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My take on taking down statues: Those who cannot remember past historical figures are condemned to condemn them.
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You emigrate to America, work hard 24/7 to run a small cafe for 10 years, save to put your son through school and college, then one month everything is stolen from your home (including all your savings) and your landlord won't renew the cafe lease.

Then one of your customers, who appreciates your delicious breakfast burritos and bulgogi-kimchi sandwiches, and the way you always have a kind word and a treat for her dogs, makes a GoFundMe page and a bunch of other people, most of whom you don't even know, each give a little bit to get help get you back on your feet so you can do it all again.

https://www.gofundme.com/home-burglarized-business-lost
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all the world’s a test tube, and all the men and women merely chemoheterotrophs
chemoheterotrophs In a recent Microbiology lecture, I learned that we can classify organisms into four categories, based on what they use as an energy source (light vs chemicals) and what they use as a source of carbon (organic compounds vs carbon dioxide)....
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Article II, Section 1, Paragraph 5
The first constitutional crisis of 2017
Article II, Section 1, Paragraph 5
Article II, Section 1, Paragraph 5
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Hypocrites in a Half Shell
Oh, those DiCaprio brothers: Donatello No one was a more passionate supporter of animal rights than Donatello DiCaprio, who fundraised, marched, and spoke out for everything from the SPCA to the Animal Liberation Front to Chengeta Wildlife. When it was disc...
Hypocrites in a Half Shell
Hypocrites in a Half Shell
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I've started a $100K year-long experiment in democratizing philanthropy via Quora votes: https://www.quora.com/Where-precisely-should-I-give-away-100-000-in-2016-1
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Just shut down BuckNet, our non-profit providing internet access to low-income families for $1/month. Damn you Tom Wheeler & Net Neutrality!
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