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11.14.89: Ministry Releases a Classic

25 year ago today, Ministry’s The Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Taste came out. They could have just released the title track, “Thieves,” repeated 9 times on a CD and that song alone would have been worth the purchase price (for you had to purchase it, or at least have a friend who had […]

Day 14: Whole30 (The Fairness of Fire)

Mandatory Music: enjoy this fire-themed Heart song while you read the post. Go on, click the button. Yesterday’s post dealt with concept of simply accepting disappointment by simply responding to it with “oh, well.” This concept came from a book called The Beck Diet Solution, a 6-week strategy for changing your mental and emotional (and […]

Shakespeare’s Sonnet 14

Not from the stars do I my judgment pluck; And yet methinks I have astronomy, But not to tell of good or evil luck, Of plagues, of dearths, or seasons’ quality; Nor can I fortune to brief minutes tell, Pointing to each his thunder, rain and wind, Or say with princes if it shall go […]

11.14: Happy National Guacamole Day

That’s right, it is National Guacamole Day. Celebrate our good fortune to have guacamole in our lives with this somewhat unusual recipe, which relies on orange juice rather than  lime juice for flavor. Ingredients: Juice and zest of one medium orange Juice and zest of one small lemon 2 ripe avocados ¼ cup roughly chopped cilantro […]

14 Euro Noses

A British academic took 1,300 photos of people’s noses in Europe and Israel and claims they sort down into 14 types, as typified by various celebrities and politicians. This academic published an article in the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, which must be a rather silly journal, as Professor Abraham Tamir assigns personality and character traits to nose […]

14 Hours, You Say?

Mandatory Music: you must play The Trammps while reading this post. Go on, press the button: So, good news: turns out that if you exercise with great intensity—seriously break a sweat—for a good chunk of time (45 minutes), you’ll keep burning calories for another 14 hours. Another 37% of the calories burned while exercising, that […]