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Should I Fear Storms With Names?

For the past three years, The Weather Channel has adopted a widely criticized advertising strategy of giving names to winter storms.  They’re not doing it to make you safer, or even to make it simpler to take about storms. What … Continue reading

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They Named Some Shoes After Me

I wore Chuck Taylors in the summers for many years, ostensibly as a retro counter-fashion thing in the nascent age of overwrought athletic shoes, but the truth was that the first pair I got was $9.95 and just about all … Continue reading

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Can We Auto-Correct Humanity?

I try to use social media to augment my life, rather than dictate it. It’s been easy cutting way back on facebook, twitter fries my brain, and it is my intention to be the second to last person on the … Continue reading

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