Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Higgs boson

“We are nothing but quarks and electrons and a lot of empty space,” says physicist Fabiola Gianotti. Continue reading

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Monet, van Gogh, Renoir, Bill Gates and God

I intended to make the title line into a full sentence by adding … walk into a bar and … but instead will offer up some of my favorite pictures of masterworks for a brief art appreciation session. Continue reading

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The “third” violin

I understand that if you’re reading this you’re probably saying … enough with this violin shit and while you’re at it no more cat stories … so let me tell you more about the “third” violin … You may recall … Continue reading

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eBay… Rolex watches, blazers and bow ties

Yes I know it’s been around for awhile but I just discovered how dangerous this site is. You can buy anything on it and never ever go to a brick and mortar store again… brilliant! Continue reading

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