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Jim Kakalios
Works at University of Minnesota
Attended University of Chicago
Lives in Edina, MN
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I wonder if somewhere in town is another person with giant Hulk legs?
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Very nicely done.
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You'd be stupid NOT to go there!
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Cool stained glass window in Prague.  Space is now used a s a food court.
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I did indeed visit it - and your comment explains why so many strangers were offering me money! ; -)
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So I'm in San Francisco right now for a Materials Science conference.  I leave tonight.  +Joseph Scrimshaw will be in town Thursday.  

Joseph - Follow the city lights, to the bookstore where Allen Gisnberg Howled.  At the desk is a message waiting for you!
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Penn Jillette has a nude pic there (junk covered) next to the pic of Ginsberg in the same "outfit."
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Sounds like my last Cat - to gaze on it was to go insane....with Love!
 
Methinks I have a new favorite Tumblr: H.P. Lovecats. http://hplovecat.tumblr.com
"Because there exists no method known to man, more terribly suited to expose the cosmic meaningless of existence than pairing the words of H.P. Lovecraft with seemingly delightful and charming pictures of adorable kittens"
Because there exists no method known to man, more terribly suited to expose the cosmic meaninglessness of existence than pairing the words of H.P. Lovecraft with seemingly delightful and charming...
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I wouldn't have thought one could turn a Perry Bible Fellowship cartoon into a live action short.  Every day's an education!

http://io9.com/director-turns-a-perry-bible-fellowship-comic-in-a-deme-1695579537
Nicholas Gurewitch's webcomic Perry Bible Fellowship is always good for a perverse laugh, but what would one of those gag comics look like as a short film? Director Matt Lenski took a crack at adapting the Perry Bible Fellowship comic "No One is Thirsty." Naturally, it starts out sweet and gets pretty twisted.
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Getting into the spirit of the day, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum has unveiled its limited exhibition of Wonder Woman’s invisible jet. Not content with a simple press release, the museum went all out for this April Fools’ joke, publishing an article and creating a video showing the jet’s installation and care. The …
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I have a feeling this is an old one - but it was new to me.  Seems like it has a bit of quantum indeterminacy going on.  
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Funny.
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“I play because I love the game. I love hitting people,” said the mathematician.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/03/23/john-urschel-math_n_6923190.html
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I thought he'd destroyed the nerdy mathematician stereotype. I guess people who stereotype mathematicians know better than to rely a single sample point ;)
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Why is Peter Parker always so hard up for funds - when he has skills that will pay the bills?
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Because when he tried to Monetize his skills his uncle got murdered 
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  • University of Chicago
    Physics, 1979 - 1985
  • City College of New York
    Physics, 1975 - 1979
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just your friendly neighborhood physics professor
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  • University of Minnesota
    Physics Professor, present
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