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“Even in our sleep, pain which cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, until, in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom through the awful grace of God.”
— Robert F. Kennedy quoting Aeschylus on the night Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
“We need imaginative inspiration to dream of what could be through all the implications of what is now.”
— Harriet Naylor
“You can’t be a minority in this society without having someone express disapproval about affirmative action.”
— Justice Sotomayor on “60 Minutes”
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 Energy bars you can make at home 



Lose the sugar-packed and expensive store-brought energy bars, and make these homemade ones instead.

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Lose the sugar-packed and expensive store-brought energy bars, and make these homemade ones instead.

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Lid transforms glass jars into travel mugsHave a couple of surplus Mason jars on your hands but officially feeling canned out? Try transforming ‘em into reusable travel mugs and ‘drink like a boss’ with the recyclable, BPA-free Cuppow lid.

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Lid transforms glass jars into travel mugs
Have a couple of surplus Mason jars on your hands but officially feeling canned out? Try transforming ‘em into reusable travel mugs and ‘drink like a boss’ with the recyclable, BPA-free Cuppow lid.

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 Racist thinkers are less creative, says study 



New study finds that people who make racial stereotypes aren’t very creative, suggesting that racist attitudes are close-minded in more ways than one.

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New study finds that people who make racial stereotypes aren’t very creative, suggesting that racist attitudes are close-minded in more ways than one.

Decorating the tree.

Decorating the tree.

“I believe like a child that suffering will be healed and made up for, that all the humiliating absurdity of human contradictions will vanish like a pitiful mirage, like the despicable fabrication of the impotent and infinitely small Euclidean mind of man, that in the world’s finale, at the moment of eternal harmony, something so precious will come to pass that it will suffice for all hearts, for the comforting of all resentments, of the atonement of all the crimes of humanity, of all the blood that they’ve shed; and it will make it not only possible to forgive but to justify what has happened.”
— Dostevsky

“Our current gun culture ensures that more & more domestic disputes will end in the ultimate tragedy & that more convenience-store confrontations over loud music coming from a car will leave more teenage boys bloodied and dead.

Handguns do not enhance our safety. They exacerbate our flaws, tempt us to escalate arguments, and bait us into embracing confrontation rather than avoiding it.”

— Jason Whitlock