Tag Archives: US Defaults

Induced Panic

Panic is meant to be shared, but often it just cannot be passed along. Women know this when they’re panicked about not having anything to wear to that big party, really, while the man just grabs anything, slips it on, … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Warning to Stop Playing Games

Sports are pretty basic. The ancient Greeks provided the basic model for them all. You ran faster than anyone else, or you threw something a greater distance that anyone else, or one-on-one, you beat and tossed the other guy around … Continue reading

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