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Articles that just don't fit into my other topics. I am not always reading education and IDT topics!
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Prison Planet.com » Steampunk Art Is Now Terrorism, According To ...

Prison Planet.com » Steampunk Art Is Now Terrorism, According To ... | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
This watch, as Burkhead suggests, was probably some form of steampunk art — a sort of Jules Verne style that hamburger clerks hired to man “security” would surely have no idea of. This is not grounds for taking a man's ...
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13 Things Overachievers Do

13 Things Overachievers Do | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
1. They laugh -- at themselves. And with others. 2. "They steal stuff." I have to come clean right here. This post is completely inspired by Penelope Trunk and her blog post: 15 Things Overachievers Do.

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So many of us are overachievers.... What do you think about that now?

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Intermission: The Quiet Power of Introverts

Intermission: The Quiet Power of Introverts | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
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World Energy Report 2012: The good, the bad, and the really, truly ugly

World Energy Report 2012: The good, the bad, and the really, truly ugly | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Doc D's Note: Pay close attention to the next to last page. There really is no chance at stopping the detrimental damage already done...can we prolong the inevitable?

Energy industry's ability to boost production of oil, coal and gas is ensuring ever higher levels of carbon emissions.
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EMTs Save Starving Pit Bull Pup

EMTs Save Starving Pit Bull Pup | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
When a Buffalo, N.Y., veterinary clinic reportedly refused to take in a starving puppy found shivering in its parking lot, a local EMT crew came to the dog's rescue.
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Michael Tomasky on Obama’s Republican Revenge Over the Debt Limit

Michael Tomasky on Obama’s Republican Revenge Over the Debt Limit | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
How Obama intends to use the debt limit fight to push back against the pols who humiliated him in 2011.
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How Increasing Infrastructure Spending Provides A Major Boost To Our Economy

How Increasing Infrastructure Spending Provides A Major Boost To Our Economy | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Doc D says..."how did we recover from the Great Depression? Why are we even still talking about it? Lets do this!"
The United States has a massive infrastructure deficit, with independent analysts finding that the country could need as much as $2 trillion in immediate investments just to bring its infrastructure up to date.
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The Palestinian Choice—And Ours

The Palestinian Choice—And Ours | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Hussein Ibish on Palestinian politics, the U.N. bid for statehood, and Hamas.
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Chemicals in the Environment Interfere With Pregnancy

Chemicals in the Environment Interfere With Pregnancy | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Scientists have found that compounds in the environment, such as PCBs, pose new problems for conception. By Eliza Shapiro. Note from Doc D: if this doesn't worry you, it should.
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Since When Is Sexual Fidelity Required From Generals Like Petraeus and Allen?

Since When Is Sexual Fidelity Required From Generals Like Petraeus and Allen? | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
If Sherman, Pershing, and Eisenhower could philander and win wars, why the fuss over Petraeus’s and Allen’s sex lives, asks Andrew Roberts.
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Man Brings Kid to Kmart, Leaves With Just 51-Inch TV: The Black Friday 2012 Arrest & Violence Report

Man Brings Kid to Kmart, Leaves With Just 51-Inch TV: The Black Friday 2012 Arrest & Violence Report | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Here are your Worst Humans of Black Friday 2012: This is a checklist that you can follow if you want to be a terrible parent.
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Rotten Fruit: Why ‘Picking Low-Hanging Fruit’ Hurts Efficiency And How To Fix The Problem

Rotten Fruit: Why ‘Picking Low-Hanging Fruit’ Hurts Efficiency And How To Fix The Problem | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
by Auden Schendler, via EDC Magazine Sometimes a failure can arrive disguised as a success. For example, DDT. The A-bomb. “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” The Industrial Revolution (if it ends up destroying civilization with runaway climate change).
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10 Tantalizing Recipes for Your Turkey Leftovers

10 Tantalizing Recipes for Your Turkey Leftovers | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
We have found 10 delicious and creative YouTube video recipes to turn your leftover Thanksgiving turkey into a standalone meal to relish.
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Superhero Mayor Cory Booker Strikes Again

Superhero Mayor Cory Booker Strikes Again | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
He saved a freezing dog.(@CoryBooker Not your avg politician RT @AtlanticCities: Superhero mayor Cory Booker strikes again via @theatlanticwire http://t.co/QzC3z74f)...
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Steal This Idea: Glove Love Rescues Single Mittens

Steal This Idea: Glove Love Rescues Single Mittens | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
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Living by Giving: Wounded Warriors and Causes That Fly Under Our Radar

Living by Giving: Wounded Warriors and Causes That Fly Under Our Radar | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
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Coming Out Changed My Life

Coming Out Changed My Life | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
At 15, being called Fagboy on the football field happened. Ironically enough, it was a straight kid with immaculate gaydar who gave me that name in high school.
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West Virginia Coal Accident Turns Deadly

West Virginia Coal Accident Turns Deadly | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Doc D Note: My heart goes out to the families of those lost in this tragedy. Here is a great example of why more regulations are needed if we are going to continue pushing coal as a fuel resource.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — MORGANTOWN, W.Va.
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NY Cop’s Act of Kindness Resonates With Thousands

NY Cop’s Act of Kindness Resonates With Thousands | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
A tourist snapped a photo of Police Officer Lawrence DiPrimo giving shoes to a homeless man and the world watched. By Michael Daly.
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New Scientist Special Report: 7 Reasons Climate Change Is ‘Even Worse Than We Thought’

New Scientist Special Report: 7 Reasons Climate Change Is ‘Even Worse Than We Thought’ | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Note from Doc D: Path close attention to the last quote!
The NY Times isn’t the only major publication going apocalyptic on climate change. New Scientist has a new dedicated issue that makes the Times’ stories seem down-right Pollyannish. Nearly 3 years ago, the late William R.
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Michael Tomasky on How Obama Shouldn’t Back Down to the GOP

Michael Tomasky on How Obama Shouldn’t Back Down to the GOP | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Why does the GOP think it can make the president compromise on entitlements without backing down on taxes?
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Matthew McConaughey On ‘Magic Mike,’ Thongs & Losing Weight

Matthew McConaughey On ‘Magic Mike,’ Thongs & Losing Weight | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Matthew McConaughey talks to Ramin Setoodeh about his great year—and snake-skin thong.
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Fox News Brings You The Scariest Christmas Ever (VIDEO)

Fox News Brings You The Scariest Christmas Ever (VIDEO) | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
It seems like the War On Christmas comes earlier every year. For the folks over at Fox News, some of whom are still reeling fro the outcome of the election, it seems there are many more reasons to be concerned about this holiday season.
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Benni Cinkle

Benni  Cinkle | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
Featured Luminary: Benni Cinkle. Inspire Me Today offers the world daily inspiration through inspirational stories, inspirational interviews, inspirational videos, and more!
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The GOODEST: Our Favorite Things to Learn and Do This Past Week

The GOODEST: Our Favorite Things to Learn and Do This Past Week | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
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R.I.P. Major Nelson...'Dallas' TV Star Dies At 81

R.I.P. Major Nelson...'Dallas' TV Star Dies At 81 | Doc D: Outside the Education & Technology Box | Scoop.it
By Bill Trott Nov 23 (Reuters) - Larry Hagman, who created one of American television's most supreme villains in the conniving, amoral oilman J.R. Ewing of "Dallas," died on Friday, according to a co-star.
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