Category: General

Maps of Philadelphia - Philadelphia Geo History

09/05/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://www.philageohistory.org/geohistory/ more »

Map of Philadelphia

09/05/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~2175~190097:Sidney-s-Map-of-Ten-Miles-round---M more »

Prostate Cancer

08/30/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/09/magazine/can-cancer-ever-be-ignored.html?pagewanted=all   “Imagine you are one of 100 men in a room,” he says. “Seventeen of you will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, and three are destined to die from it. But nobod… more »

An Affront to Love, French-Style

08/21/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/19/opinion/sunday/the-locks-on-pariss-bridges-represent-a-misunderstanding.html?partner=rss&emc=rss There is no safe, everlasting love. The idea that you can lock two people’s love once and for all, and toss the key,… more »

Allergy to originality

08/01/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
You can read about it in Wikipedia.   http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/01/opinion/allergy-to-originality.html more »

John Galt

07/20/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General, Bread
I just stumbled on this. It appears that the world stumbled upon it in Jan 2012, yet Scalzi wrote it in 2010. The issue with this (and any other political argument) is that the chances of changing a political viewpoint with argument is pretty much pr… more »

Everything you didn't know about comma usage, and it's alot.

06/25/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/21/the-most-comma-mistakes/   If I’ve seen it once, I’ve seen it a thousand times. I’m referring to a student’s writing a sentence like: I went to see the movie, “Midnight in Paris” with my friend, Jessie.… more »

The psychology of cheating...

06/11/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
A new book by Dan Ariely, “The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty”, may reinvigorate the discussion. Mr Ariely is a social psychologist who has spent years studying cheating. He also teaches at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He has no time for… more »

Places to get away

05/23/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://travel.nytimes.com/2012/05/27/travel/six-sites-that-curate-lodging-options-so-you-dont-have-to.html?pagewanted=1&src=dayp more »

The visible hand of government

05/13/12 | by david2 [mail] | Categories: General
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/13/opinion/sunday/fables-of-wealth.html?src=me&ref=general Mandeville believed the individual pursuit of self-interest could redound to public benefit, but unlike Adam Smith, he didn’t think it did so on its own… more »

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