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links for 2011-07-23

21st-Century Slaves: How Corporations Exploit Prison Labor A five page article on the treatment of prisoners in the USA. (tags: politics) This column will change your life: Poverty and willpower The psychic costs of applying willpower are higher if you … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-22

Cyanide, Uranium, and Ammonium Nitrate: When Kids Really Had Fun With Science Whatever happened to the home science set? Well, they're still very much in abundance, but let's compare them to science kits past! (tags: education science)

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links for 2011-07-21

20 Steps To Getting Published With Hollowstone now out and available to buy, Neo gives his tips for getting published. (tags: writing) Warner Bros. Snagging 'Red Star' Comic for Producer Neal Moritz (Exclusive) – Hollywood Reporter YAY! Red Star is … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-20

So, how much does the queen cost? Puts numbers on the things I was beginning to get sick of explaining to people a couple of months ago. (tags: politics economics) An Eye-Opening Adventure in Socialized Medicine Being a British person … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-19

Charlie Brooks's kriotherapy leaves me cold Martin Robbins highlights the 'alternative therapy' treatments offered by Mr. Rebekah Brooks. (tags: misinformation pseudoscience science health)

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links for 2011-07-18

The Dwayne McDuffie Tribute You Won’t Be Seeing Matt Wayne wrote a tribute to Dwayne McDuffie. The publishers asked him to chnge it for publication, and he pulled out. This is the tribute, juxtaposed with a heart rending coic also … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-15

Poor to be banned from bringing spouses to the UK from overseas Damian Green says the proposals would encourage "better family migration" – I think he means "migration of 'better' families." The Tories are rapidly becoming a caricature of themselves. … Continue reading

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links for 2011-07-07

The Chronicle – How To Slash Better Neo sets out his experience on being a gay man, so people who aren't gay men, who like to write gay men, can do it better. (tags: sexuality fiction)

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links for 2011-06-15

Media That Matters Film Festival: A Girl Like Me This was made by a teenager, exploring the implications of being a young African American in the modern world. She even recreates the doll test with modern kids. Want to guess … Continue reading

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links for 2011-06-08

Museum 2.0: The Event-Driven Museum? (tags: museums) Big Wide World: Specimens and schools: 9 to 5 at the museum A day in the life of Jack Ashby at the Grant Museum (tags: museums science education)

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