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Memories of the 28th Century

Miscellaneous thoughts about miscellaneous matters

  1. Truthiness

    by , 11-03-2017 at 06:49 PM (Memories of the 28th Century)
    "Believe nothing you hear, and only one half that you see." Various as far back as Alfred the Great

    I have become a little dubious of the ability of many people to tell the difference between facts and fiction. I was going to title this ĎTruthinessí, but I found that truthinessí has been redefined to mean something having the appearance of truth although it is not. That is part of the problem, but I am concerned with things that a simply not true at all, but people assert ...
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  2. Making Money the Old-fashioned Way

    by , 02-17-2015 at 04:12 PM (Memories of the 28th Century)
    Someone I am acquainted with made an interesting suggestion. He said that he would turn me in as Joseph Mengele and collect the reward. I pointed out that I donít look even a day over ninety years old, and he mentioned that some of Mengeleís experiments were with transplantation of flesh and he would have rejuvenated himself. Well he hasnít tried it yet, so I looked up Mengele and learned that the body of a drowned man was identified as Mengele. I donít know if they used DNA at the time, but there ...

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