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News Briefs 21-10-2014

Someone make this movie happen, stat!

Quote of the Day:

Pray that there's intelligent life somewhere out in space,
'Cause there's bugger all down here on Earth!

Monty Python, "The Galaxy Song"

News Briefs 17-10-2014

"Eternity forbids thee to forget."

Quote of the Day:

“I had a dream, which was not all a dream.”

Lord Byron

News Briefs 16-10-2014

I miss Minneapolis already :(

Thanks to Malala, for giving me hope.

Quote of the Day:

"Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world."

~Malala Yousafzai, Nobel laureate.

News Briefs 15-10-2014

Hey America, it's all very well to get into the spirit of things, but it's still not Hallowe'en yet.

Quote of the Day:

Where there is no imagination there is no horror.

Arthur Conan Doyle, Sr.

News Briefs 14-10-2014

Just a little pin-prick...

Quote of the Day:

They said, ‘What’s in the box?’
I said, ‘a large gold medal,’ as one does.
So they opened it up and they said, ‘What’s it made out of?’
I said, ‘gold.’
And they’re like, ‘Uhhhh. Who gave this to you?’
‘The King of Sweden.’
‘Why did he give this to you?’
‘Because I helped discover the expansion rate of the universe was accelerating.’

Astrophysicist Brian Schmidt, describing going through airport security with his Nobel Prize

News Briefs 10-10-2014

"Education is our only political safety. Outside of this ark all is deluge."

Quote of the Day:

“If any man seeks for greatness, let him forget greatness and ask for truth, and he will find both.”

H. Mann

News Briefs 09-10-2014

Better late than never!

Quote of the Day:

Everyone has a belief system, B.S., the trick is to learn not to take anyone's B.S. too seriously, especially your own.

Robert Anton Wilson

News Briefs 07-10-2014

Do students of Zen sing "If you're happy and you know it clap your hand"?

Quote of the Day:

Through the darkness of future's past, the magician longs to see. One chants out between two worlds... "Fire... walk with me."

Twin Peaks