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COPPING A PLEA
If you get arrested, and you did it, and it's your first offense, skip the lawyer, plead guilty, and take your fine and/or probation. It will save you time and money, and it's the best "deal" most attorneys can arrange.
Carl Reddick, probation officer, Newport, Oregon
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5569 Science
GROUND BREAKING VISIONS PASS 3 STAGES
Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next they say it has been discovered before. Lastly they say they always believed it. As quoted in A Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (1991) edited by Alan L. Mackay, (p. 2)
Scott Parker
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5568 Science
GROUND BREAKING RESEARCH, YES OR NO?
"You're not doing research unless half the people think [your goal] it's impossible." Aircraft designer Burt Rutan talking about his experiments with Whitcomb Winglets on his Variezy home built aircraft design.
Scott Parker
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5567 Ages and Stages
WHEN YOU'RE MOST LIKELY TO CHEAT
If your current age ends in eight, prepare to freak out. 29, 39, 49, or 59 year old people tend to be more likely to cheat on their significant others or pick up jogging.
Scott Parker
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20 SIGNS OF A HARD WINTER: FARMERS ALMAN
Narrow orange band in the middle of the Woollybear caterpillar warns of heavy snow. Fat and fuzzy caterpillars presage bitter cold. The squirrel gathers nuts early to fortify against a hard winter. Frequent halos or rings around sun or moon forecast numerous snow falls... and 16 more at the link below.
Scott Parker
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TOMOROW STARTS THE NIGHT BEFORE.
Your tomorrow starts the night before.
wiseacre, woodsman, port orchard, wa, usa
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GARAGE SALE JUNKEE TIP
Go early for the best variety, or go late for the best prices.
Dave Agresti, Prof Criminology (retired), Tampa, Florida, United States
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HAVING A RELATIONSHIP
The person who has the "Issues" contols the relationship
Dave Agresti, Prof Criminology (retired), Tampa, Florida, United States
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GOOD EDUCATION AND MORAL STANDARDS
Good education does not mean high moral standards.
Andrius, Kaunas
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