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    the reason why orange juice tastes bad after brushing teeth is because the toothpaste fatigues the sweet receptors and all that is picked up is bitter

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    "All my heroes are dead" - John Zorn

    "It's not selfish if you hate yourself"

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    Prehistoric Women Had Stronger Arms Than Modern Athletes
    "Bones from Europe show that women worked so hard during the dawn of farming they were almost uniformly buffer than today's elite rowers."

    Male fragility: selectively breeding women for countless generations to be weaker than us.

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    This supports a recent anecdote on the part of @Sistamatic - People who know how the news is made resist conspiratorial thinking
    "All my heroes are dead" - John Zorn

    "It's not selfish if you hate yourself"

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    I was googling around trying to figure out why basic textbooks don't include the 21st and 22cnd amino acids yet even though we've known about them for a decade and I ran across a good read (but only if you are a biology nerd).

    https://bmcbioinformatics.biomedcent...471-2105-8-225
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