Life: What you can learn from Einstein’s quirky habits

Oddballs….

https://goo.gl/CJq4Sp

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BBC – Earth – The many reasons why dogs might roll in smelly poo

https://goo.gl/fhuhYf

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Movie: “Florence Foster Jenkins” (2016)

Grade: D

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Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4136084/

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Life: On Mental Abilities and Aging

::::::: Trump used to be more articulate. What could explain the change?
https://www.statnews.com/2017/05/23/donald-trump-speaking-style-interviews/

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Music: ‘Stop Making Sense’ remains a perfect concert film | The Salt Lake Tribune

Many call this the best live concert film ever. I put it second in genre only to Scorsese’s Stones in “Shine A Light.”

Last night I dug out my old DVD. Ahh, Tina Weymouth on bass. And those incomparable backup singers! I could die with a smile….

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Watching “Stop Making Sense” today, it’s striking how timely Talking Heads’ anxiety-driven songs are. When Byrne sings “Our president’s crazy / did you hear what he said?” (in “Making Flippy Floppy”), it takes a moment to process that he was referencing Ronald Reagan, not the current White House occupant.

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http://www.sltrib.com/entertainment/5250095-155/stop-making-sense-remains-a-perfect
[…

Trouble in transit, got through the roadblock,
We blended in with the crowd
We got computers, we’re tapping phone lines,
I know that that ain’t allowed

…]

>3:15….

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=bE1Ro_wPGIU

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Movie: “Alien: Covenant” (2017)

Grade: B

Not better than “Prometheus,” IOHO.

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Alien: Covenant (2017)
The crew of a colony ship, bound for a remote planet, discover an uncharted paradise with a threat beyond their imagination, and must attempt a harrow…

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2316204/

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Religion: On Jealous Gods

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:

“And if there were a God, I think it very unlikely that He would have such an uneasy vanity as to be offended by those who doubt His existence.”
-Bertrand Russell, philosopher, mathematician, author, Nobel laureate (18 May 1872-1970)

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