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Posted by Marionville
10th August 1893…Historic Event: Rudolph Diesel’s prime model internal combustion engine, a single 10-foot iron cylinder with a flywheel at its base, ran on its own power for the first time at Augsburg, Germany.
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Music Fans
5 days ago5d

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
@Marionville got me thinking about Friday songs. Here's an all time favorite, and I'll drop another Friday song later.
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Silly, Random & Fun
1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJon Stewart vs. Ted Cruz | A Photo Of T Without His Makeup - YouTube
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
1 week ago1w

Posted by gsiamne
Rare and bizarre tentacle-trailing sea creature caught on video, expedition scientist’s 'mind is blown':
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Quotes
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by gsiamne
Wisdom is the oneness of mind that guides and permeated all things. - Heraclitus
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Silly, Random & Fun
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Fernapple
Religious Enlightenment: Definition: The belief that god, or the great spiritual world, has a special wisdom and knowledge, which can make your life much better, happier and more fulfilling. But that, they choose to share it, only with a very few ...
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Love & Relationships
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by LiterateHiker
At age 75, a couple stripped down for nude body painting. Wow!
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE CANNABIS UPDATES7/15/2022 Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried, currently the agriculture commissioner, spoke about the economic and justice reform benefits of legalizing marijuana. LINK: ...
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Music Fans
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
Tonight at bedtime I’m posting this duet by Barry Gibb & Olivia Newton-John…thank you @Sierra4 for making a Bee Gees post earlier which reminded me of it…..How Do You Mend A Broken Heart.
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Posts
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by zeuser
Next step, acquire wisdom.
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Health & Happiness
1 month ago1m

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKModern Feminism Has Failed Everyone - Louise Perry | Modern Wisdom Podcast
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Photography
1 month ago1m

Posted by jasen
We've all seen hallway/corridor shots like this.......ok, here's mine.....
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Health & Happiness
1 month ago1m

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKThe Spirituality Of White Feral Girl Privilege - Chase Reeves | Modern Wisdom Podcast
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Just for Laughs
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldMetalHead
Kim Jong-un walks into a school in North Korea. He asks a student "Who is your father? The student replies "The Supreme Leader, infinite in wisdom and kindness, provider and protector of the Koreans, he is our only father." Kim Jong beams. ...
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Atheist Videos & Miscellany
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
Matt Dillahunty - Atheist Debates - Gen 19 & Judges 19 - huh??
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by Boricuatea
POLLNow that the SCOTUS overturned Roe v Wade, they could change other laws we think are permanent.

So, if or when the SCOTUS removes religious choice, which denomination do you think will be chosen:

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Just for Laughs
Jun 26Jun 26

Posted by phxbillcee
Two Marines boarded a quick shuttle flight out of Dallas, headed for Houston. One sat in the window seat, the other sat in the middle seat. Just before take-off, an Army soldier got on and took the aisle seat next to the two Marines. The Soldier...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jun 23Jun 23

Posted by davers
Vanguard noun the forefront in any movement, field, activity, or the like.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by MsKathleen
Winston Churchill loved paraprosdokians, figures of speech in which the latter part of a sentence or phrase is surprising or unexpected. - Where there's a will, I want to be in it. - The last thing I want to do is hurt you, but it's still on my list....
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General & Hellos
Jun 18Jun 18

Posted by Fernapple
Why do religions, claiming high ideals, always seem to end by being divisive ? There may perhaps be many reasons. One is the obvious, often noted fact, that every priest and shaman is in competition with every other, for hearts and minds, in a very ...
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Music Fans
Jun 15Jun 15

Posted by Marionville
Good morning…hope you are all feeling well. I thought we’d start the day off with some words of wisdom and a song from 1989 which still sounds good today…. The Living Years. - Mike & The Mechanics.
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Posts
Jun 14Jun 14

Posted by JackPedigo
Don't say gay.
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Quotes
Jun 12Jun 12

Posted by gsiamne
Knowledge is power but only wisdom is liberty. - Will Durant
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CLASSICAL, OPERA and CROSSOVER
Jun 11Jun 11

Posted by rogerbenham
Bach - Cantata Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grabe BWV 156 - Mortensen | Netherlands Bach Society Well I almost certainly was played Bach in my mother's womb. My father had lots of 78's with Bach on many. He was in the London Bach Choir,...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jun 9Jun 9

Posted by Marionville
The Who. - Won’t Get Fooled Again…Live Aid, Wembley 1985.
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jun 8Jun 8

Posted by Buttercup
RIP Jim Seals (played this at my colleges, though not mine, graduation)
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Trump Pinata
Jun 6Jun 6

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKDOJ charges Proud Boys leaders with seditious conspiracy over Jan. 6 attack - POLITICO
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General & Hellos
Jun 5Jun 5

Posted by michealjones
Life can be funny at times but we need to apply wisdom
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Religion & Spirituality
May 30May 30

Posted by Archeus_Lore
From one of my posts on Facebook: Ephesians 6:5 "Slaves, obey your earthly masters with respect and fear, and with sincerity of heart, just as you would obey Christ." . What ever happened to "Slaves, revolt against slavery?" . Oh, they must have ...
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Quotes
May 28May 28

Posted by Marionville
“I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior”……………Hippolyte Taine.
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Just for Laughs
May 26May 26

Posted by zeuser
Simple is better. In Ireland, the 99-year-old Mother Superior lay quietly. She was dying. The Nuns had gathered around her bed, laying garlands around her and trying to make her last journey comfortable. They wanted to give her warm milk to ...
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Politics
May 24May 24

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Tennessee to make key aspect of homelessness a felony. Public camping could get you 6 years in prison and a felony record. Slavery is still legal in prison, so the state could start building workhouses.
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Silly, Random & Fun
May 15May 15

Posted by BD66
Some rare wisdom from the clergy.
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News & Links
May 14May 14

Posted by snytiger6
LINKA judge blocks part of an Alabama law that criminalizes gender-affirming medication : NPR
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Silly, Random & Fun
May 13May 13

Posted by BD66
Words of Wisdom from Carl Everett: "God created the sun, the stars, the heavens and the earth, and then made Adam and Eve. The Bible never says anything about dinosaurs. You can't say there were dinosaurs when you never saw them. Somebody actually ...
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Just for Laughs
May 12May 12

Posted by OldMetalHead
The geography of a woman as she ages: Between 18 and 22, a woman is like Africa . Half discovered, half wild, fertile and naturally Beautiful! Between 23 and 30, a woman is like Europe. Well developed and open to trade, especially for someone of ...
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Quotes
May 11May 11

Posted by gsiamne
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. - Albert Einstein
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Posts
May 10May 10

Posted by glennlab
A mix of trumpy things
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Out Of The Illusion
May 3May 3

Posted by William_Mary
A Nation of ‘Geophobes’ Amid rampant Russophobia and Sinophobia, America’s penchant for Cold-War “national character analysis” will — if left unchecked — lead the U.S. into deepest trouble. This indifference, this ignorance of ...
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COVID CULT
Apr 27Apr 27

Posted by BDair
Narrative 2.0 is spreading to the mainstream. Well, even Dr. Fauci had to admit it: the U.S. is "certainly" out of the "pandemic phase." But much more interesting than Fauci, who will change his mind seven times between now and when I hit the send ...
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Quotes
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by Marionville
“Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day”………………..Zen Proverb.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Apr 24Apr 24

Posted by Mb_Man
LINKBob Odenkirk: Comedy Comedy Comedy Drama | Real Time (HBO) - YouTube
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Posts
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by glennlab
Words of wisdom for you on this 420
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Silly, Random & Fun
Apr 17Apr 17

Posted by MacStriker
one last EasterHumor meme
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COVID-19
Apr 15Apr 15

Posted by kmaz
Questions about boosters - I've had the two Pfizer jabs and then about 7 months later a Pfizer booster. Being over the recommended age, I am eligible for a second booster now. Does anyone have views as to the wisdom of 2nd booster shots? More ...
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Just for Laughs
Apr 11Apr 11

Posted by St-Sinner
I respect wisdom
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Just for Laughs
Apr 8Apr 8

Posted by St-Sinner
Multi-tasking in wisdom years
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Religious Naturalism
Apr 5Apr 5

Posted by Julie808
It was statements like this, by Joseph Campbell, that inspired me to begin a project, years ago, writing about the possibility of a new story that could capture the attention of those who have left the old religions and are ready to try a new way of ...
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Nihilism; the good the bad and the ugly
Apr 3Apr 3

Posted by Tejas
Words of wisdom
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Health & Happiness
Apr 2Apr 2

Posted by Spinliesel
Oh my goodness, I made Level 9. Yeah! Will there be cake? I think I'll have a shot of gin.
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Me Too - Women's Rights and Men's Rights
Mar 28Mar 28

Posted by nicestuff
A Question of Choice, by Sarah Weddington I found this book at the Champaign Public Library bookstore last weekend. The copy is signed and dated by the author, Sarah Weddington, the lawyer who argued Roe v. Wade before the ...
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Quotes
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by gsiamne
A lot of people hate my skepticism, and I think I understand why. The psychics offer wonders and endless possibilities in a world that often seems difficult and mundane. They promise health, wealth, wisdom, eternal life. But if you examine the ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by FrayedBear
Do I have foresight or simply wisdom?
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Philosophy & Meaning
Mar 14Mar 14

Posted by Anvesh
Wealth will slip away from foolish person who continuously depend on divine intervention Capable men/ women will certainly secure wealth atleast after a hundred trails. Human efforts defines one's destiny not divinity An age old wisdom which I came...
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Just for Laughs
Mar 12Mar 12

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Borat wisdom about international relations.
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Memes R Us
Mar 10Mar 10

Posted by glennlab
Words of wisdom, and contemplation
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Trump Pinata
Mar 6Mar 6

Posted by CuddyCruiser
Wisdom for the Trumpanzee / Trumptard…..
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World Music
Mar 6Mar 6

Posted by Reignmond
LINKUkrainian March: Марш Нової Армії - March of the Ukrainian Army (March of Ukrainian Nationalists) - YouTube
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General & Hellos
Mar 5Mar 5

Posted by Triphid
Oh what a wonderful night's sleep I got, NOT. The Village Idiot, aka Jesus Jockey spent most the day cleaning what was once a reasonably decent vehicle of the recent 'deposits' left in it by a Feral Tom Cat. Being the cheap-skate that I know him to ...
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Abuse Survivors(Emotional, verbal, physical, sexual, toxic relationship)
Mar 5Mar 5

Posted by girlwithsmiles
So here’s an interesting story…post covid I didn’t feel up to going back to work, where I was living on site in the hospitality industry. I was confused and didn’t get why my family were asking where I was as they’d sent mail to me before....
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Philosophy & Meaning
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by Spinliesel
Jerry's Wisdom: Choose wisely
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOne Of The Filthiest 'South Park' Songs Just Received The Full Orchestra Treatment | HuffPost Entertainment
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Religion & Spirituality
Feb 12Feb 12

Posted by August1
For most of my adult life I have been in continual cycles in search of...seeking enlightenment. The most profound "religious experience" I have ever had occurred when I consciously stopped my quest to become more spiritual. Is this the irony of ...
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World Music
Feb 8Feb 8

Posted by Marionville
Kent were a Swedish rock band who disbanded in 2016 much to the disappointment of their legions of fans. They had many hit songs both in Swedish and English and a big following across Europe and Scandinavia. Here they are singing in Swedish - ...
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Gardeners
Feb 3Feb 3

Posted by SnowyOwl
It's been a tough winter but it's that time of year again where Canadian Gardeners start putting little seeds into containers inside in the hope that one day, far far away, it will be warm enough to transplant them into their gardens. Canadians are ...
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Posts
Feb 3Feb 3

Posted by bobwjr
Wisdom from Worf
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Quotes
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by Marionville
“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First by reflection, which is noblest; second by imitation, which is easiest; and third, by experience, which is bitterest”……………Confucious.
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by Marionville
KENSPECKLE. - Adjective (Scottish) easily identifiable; instantly recognisable; conspicuous “he loved walking in the village where he was a kenspeckle figure”. Mid 16th century: of Scandinavian origin based on Old Norse kenna (know/perceive) ...
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Jokes and humor about religion
Jan 17Jan 17

Posted by bookofmorons
Words of wisdom ( but I’d be thinking about other things in a bar lol)
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Posts
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Cheeseheads finally caught on…
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Memes R Us
Jan 11Jan 11

Posted by Heather2367
Trashcan wisdom.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 5Jan 5

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKConnecting Ancient Wisdom with Quantum Physics
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Politics
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHow 'Opportunity Zones' Became Just Tax Cuts for the Rich
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Music Fans
Dec 29, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Punk Rock Girl
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General & Hellos
Dec 29, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Robecology
Good morning dear Agnostic friends! I just saw this one and had to share... Knowledge vs Wisdom vs Philosophy - regarding Tomatoes! Enjoy!
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Quotes
Dec 28, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
I suggest that we might want to depose this incumbent God and start dealing with The Real World. He's proven — time and again — to be cruel, capricious, and vindictive. He drowns, crushes, burns, and starves millions of us every day. He created ...
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Music Fans
Dec 26, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Marionville
Good morning everyone….I hope you are having a nice holiday, I’m certainly enjoying it over here with my son and daughter in law and the grandsons. I haven’t had much time for choosing songs to fit the time of year, or the occasion, in the way...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 25, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Gwendolyn2018
“His knowledge was greater than his wisdom.” From “The Leather Funnel” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 24, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by PBuck0145
Leftists' appeal to Conservatives to stop supporting 2A.
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Just for Laughs
Dec 21, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Geordielad2030
Dinner timer
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Just for Laughs
Dec 16, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by St-Sinner
Excuse him, a mask was mandatory
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 11, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by William_Mary
Why has Ukraine been a major head line for the MSCM for nearly 2 weeks? Why isn't the left of that MSCM confronting Biden for his part in it in 2014 and on? Adam Schiff finally was. Who lead the impeachment of Trump while ignoring ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 4, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by St-Sinner
Gita is Hindu holy book which contains profound wisdom. Agni Astra = Fire Arrow that showers fire Parjanya Astra = Rain arrow that showers rain Puspak Viman = Eagle that flew Lord Ram and others from Sri Lanka to India (viman is airplane)
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Politics
Dec 1, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Triphid
3 soon to be famous words rang out the week in the Australian Federal Parliament. Spoken by Anthony Albanese, leader of the Opposition and addressed to Peter Dutton of the LNP Government, those immortal words were, "Sit down Boofhead." Long may your...
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Posts
Nov 27, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by RobertNappi2
Words of wisdom...
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Just for Laughs
Nov 26, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by St-Sinner
Idealism vs wisdom
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Silly, Random & Fun
Nov 17, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by Diaco
3+1 Wise Monkeys!
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General & Hellos
Nov 10, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by St-Sinner
Known wisdom but we break rules
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General & Hellos
Oct 23, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Ryo1
Wisdom teeth are a “scar of human evolution”. They’re not just pointless, though—they’re also problematic. About 800,000 to 200,000 years ago, early humans’ brains started growing at a rapid pace—so much so that they ballooned to three ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Oct 18, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
Such experienced wisdom:
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Music, Movies & Books
Oct 13, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by JackPedigo
A new book by a local author has just come out. I know Iris and she is a writer. There are quit a few here as being on an island away from lots of urban distractions makes it an ideal place.
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Memes R Us
Oct 12, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by glennlab
Saw it and had to share.
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General & Hellos
Oct 10, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Ryo1
Learning from ancient wisdom - catch wind, literally! FREECOOL technology The warmer the climate gets, the more cool air we blast and the more electricity (and fossil fuels) we consume. Wind catchers are an ancient Persian technology with many ...
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Posts
Oct 9, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Hitchens wisdom!
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FreeThinkers
Oct 4, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Marionville
Please welcome new members @FinalD and @mydogownsme to the group. Looking forward to your pearls of wisdom, but only after both of you have done us the courtesy of writing a bio first.
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