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One of these things is not like the others.
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Pig Tail Flipper has nothing to do with Eggs, has it?
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Ken and Robin talk photosynthetic aliens, cartographic books, lightning round and nukes on Mars: 
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Not a dream! Not an imaginary story! A shocking new development changes the world of The Birds...forever! 
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News on the GUMSHOE 10th Anniversary and more, straight from the Pelgrane's Nest: 
There is so much GUMSHOE goodness coming up this year in this, our tenth anniversary, that I offer a short retrospective later. But January is a 13th Age month, and we kick off the year with a bunc…
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Man changes name to Above ZNoneofthe to appear on election ballot, then discovers it alphabetizes first name first: 
A candidate has legally changed his name in order to run in Whitby-Oshawa’s provincial byelection as ‘None Of The Above.'
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You have to do extra paperwork for that, at least in the US.
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Assassination, the 30s-set Korean action epic +Kenneth Hite and I raved about this summer, is now on Netflix in US and Canada.
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Added to the queue! Thanks. So could you do a "streaming hut" every once in awhile during the show?
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Someone forgot the "never put anything irreplaceable on a set" rule: 
Kurt Russell does not fuck around. That much should be clear by now. So if you don’t want Kurt Russell to destroy your valuable artifact, you should probably make that crystal clear prior to him picking it up. According to a new story in SSN Insider, the crew of The Hateful Eight failed to really in
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5 ways to escape conviction in the middle ages. (Clerics note #1; murder hoboes, #3.)
Whether you’re guilty or innocent, here are five handy tips to help you avoid getting convicted in a medieval court.
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It's their city. We just live in it. 
The world was waiting for a groundhog Tuesday, but in Toronto a raccoon showed up instead.
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Love seeing pigeons do this going westbound on the Bloor line (Line 2). Hop on at Ossington, get off at Dufferin or Lansdowne stations.
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Bundle of Holding contains an Osprey Adventures deal of mythic proportions: 
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How to run deceptive witnesses in GUMSHOE: 
Page XX A Column about Roleplaying by Robin D. Laws Out of the box, GUMSHOE’s lie-noticing ability, Bullshit Detector (or Assess Honesty as it is known in more genteel settings) addresses the centr…
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Gorillas are leveling up their Disarm Trap skills: 
Days after a poacher’s trap killed a young mountain gorilla in Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park, researchers have spotted something remarkable: two four-year old gorillas working together to dismantle similar snares in the area.
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+Michael R I totally want to create those in Pathfinder now. Thank you for a rabbit hole .....
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Writer and game designer Robin D. Laws brought you such roleplaying games as Ashen Stars, The Esoterrorists, The Dying Earth, Heroquest and Feng Shui. He is the author of seven novels, most recently The Worldwound Gambit from Paizo. For Robin's much-praised works of gaming history and analysis, see Hamlet's Hit Points, Robin's Laws of Game Mastering and 40 Years of Gen Con.
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