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Neutrality

May 9, 2014 by Maire in Writing / 0 Comments

  I enjoy Vi Hart’s videos. I find that she has a particularly riveting way of explaining music theory that makes me actually want to like math. For the record, math and I don’t get along and never really have. Ours is an uncomfortable détente. Vi has put together a video on Net Neutrality.  Why, […]

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A Calorie is a Calorie, but Food isn’t Food.

A Calorie is a Calorie, but Food isn’t Food.

May 29, 2012 by Maire in Whimsy / 0 Comments

Honestly, does this look like food to you? I sometimes joke that I’m an “amateur nutritionist”. I haven’t gone to school to attain the college credentials, and I’m still nowhere near my ideal goal weight, but I’ve done a heck of a lot of reading. Reading, watching videos from conferences, documentaries on diet (yes, even […]

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Disordered

Disordered

September 12, 2011 by Maire in Hobbies / 2 Comments

First, before I do anything else, I’m going to show how this month’s socks are going, since I couldn’t get it together for my weekly Wednesday update. I totally blame work for this, as the rotations screw with my brain. Robin had to remind me on Thursday night that he wasn’t going to need a […]

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July 15, 2011 by Maire in Whimsy / 0 Comments

Dear Major Computer & Peripherals Company, I’m sure this was not your intention, but I’d like to thank you for the inordinate heat that your laptop batteries put out. The laptop I have is a few years old, so I have no doubt that you have since fixed what I am now calling the “hot […]

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