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I'd like to propose an extension to Betteridge's Law. "Any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Betteridge%27s_law_of_headlines 

"Any headline that contains 'could' can be answered by the words, Probably not."

eg "This $500 bamboo bicycle could be a key to reliable, affordable, and sustainable transportation". Hmmm!?! Probably not.
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While scientists are excited about the latest evidence of a new planet beyond Pluto, actually seeing it will be more difficult than spotting galaxies at the edge of the universe.
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When Thalmic Labs made the decision to go open source with its Myo arm band, it probably never imagined that doing so
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Alan Rickman is undoubtedly one of the greatest actors I will ever work with. He is also, one of the loyalest and most supportive people I've ever met in the film industry. He was so encouraging of me both on set and in the years post-Potter. I'm pretty sure he came and saw everything I ever did on stage both in London and New York. He didn't have to do that. I know other people who've been friends with him for much much longer than I have and they all say "if you call Alan, it doesn't matter where in the world he is or how busy he is with what he's doing, he'll get back to you within a day".

People create perceptions of actors based on the parts they played so it might surprise some people to learn that contrary to some of the sterner(or downright scary) characters he played, Alan was extremely kind, generous, self-deprecating and funny. And certain things obviously became even funnier when delivered in his unmistakable double-bass.

As an actor he was one of the first of the adults on Potter to treat me like a peer rather than a child. Working with him at such a formative age was incredibly important and I will carry the lessons he taught me for the rest of my life and career. Film sets and theatre stages are all far poorer for the loss of this great actor and man.
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new playlist on the dgbs video stream; .nsv/shoutcastTV format, requires the4 necessary codecs to play it, works well with vlc, winamp, totem, mxplayer, etc. NOT windows media player friendly

http://lotdg.blogspot.ca/2016/01/dgbs-playlist-12416.html 
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Day 1: Building and Defending a Robust Public Domain The public domain is our cultural commons and a public trust. Copyright policy should seek to promote, and not diminish, this crucial resource.
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DiviantArtist, Dirk Loechel, has created the ultimate si-fi space ship size chart. It’s all here. I compiled a small list of the sources where these awesome ships are from, but believe me, th…
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for anyone who's interested, this video stream is running nonstop episode of "grizzly adams" (just the 1970s tv series, however; not, i think, the original movie, or the later shows revisiting the character).  from past experiences, the stream will  probably bre running until sunday afternoon e.s.time. 

#benhaggerty  

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