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10/15/19 6:49PM
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That’s a great photo of all of those penguins checking their Facebook pages.

10/14/19 7:28PM
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Guess that the Heaven’s Gate 2nd-String team will be suiting up in the identical black shirts and pants and donning the white Nikes.

10/14/19 7:22PM
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Everywhere. And it’s been shown to be toxic in sufficient doses.

10/13/19 8:30PM
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Oh yes, Right. I forgot. Tons of faculty jobs.

10/12/19 9:06PM
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Not so much a bill that says he owes money to somebody, but a bill that says he’s required to pay it by a certain close date or go to jail.

10/12/19 9:00PM
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If you sacrifice a grad student, who will do your marking? And whose salary will you cut by 50% below the line item estimate in your grant application when you are awarded the usual 50% of what you applied for as the absolute minimum that made the research project possible?

10/11/19 4:55PM
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If these beliefs support their business model.

10/11/19 4:52PM
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Good old China - hacking a path ahead into 21st-century dystopia for the rest of us to follow.

10/11/19 4:48PM
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Annalee Newitz had an interesting perspective on how automation is also chopping up a lot of jobs into small joblets that wouldn’t keep a guinea pig fed and housed. Unfortunately it’s in New Scientist and behind a paywall, but here’s the link anyway.

10/11/19 4:31PM
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I would prefer the more neutral description as low-status, unrelated individual... Read more

10/11/19 4:20PM
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The Muse of Methodology? Now there’s a useful coinage. And what would she be called? Utilitaria? Systematia? Or maybe just Grabbaggia, since that’s where so many of us seem to pull our methods from as we go about our research.
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