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Lance Armstrong, Manti Te’o and Chip Kelly or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Not Believe Anything Anyone Says

If you are a sports fan you are most certainly aware of the three stories that I am referencing in the verbose title of this post. But just in case, let’s recap. Lance Armstrong has a long history of participating in a sport that we as Americans generally do not care about. He has to […]

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#11 Stop It. 20 Steps To Becoming A Better Man

Administrator’s Note: We here at TTAF are taking a break from blogging for the rest of the year. We feel that it is important that we take some time off to spend with friends and family, and also to relax a bit as the past year has been hectic for all four of us. We […]

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Saturday Morning News September 1st 2012

Hurricane Isaac Makes Landfall In Southeast Louisiana, Headed For Baton Rouge 10 of America’s best lake vacations U.S. May Put Group on Terror List, at Risk of Pakistan Rift GOP’s ‘We Built It’ Refrain Both Puzzling And Telling Chinese Blame Failing Bridges On Corruption American Taliban Sues For Religious Freedom What Americans Actually Do All […]

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Saturday Morning News: July 28th, 2012

TOWN WITH MOST CHURCHES PER CAPITA HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL ALE FEST Extreme kayaker helps young adults with cancer through outdoor adventures Malaysian Olympic shooter is 8 months pregnant NPR Summer Reading Site Five guys take same photo for 30 years Honoring The Games, And The Past, With Poetry Pistorius ready to change perceptions UN global arms […]

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Honking in the Drive-Thru: A Case Study

This study is an attempt to explain a phenomenon that appears to be sweeping the country through the eyes of two seemingly normal men innocently waiting for Chinese food in a Hyundai. Names, ages, physical descriptions, models of cars, and restaurant names have not been changed because, well, no one cares. This is our story. […]

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Minister Spices Up Announcements With Joke About Parking Lot Traffic

LITTLE ROCK- Sensing an ever decreasing interest in announcements, Pastor Joe Kennedy decided to “shake things up” on Sunday with a witty remark about the church’s traffic problems. “Everyone thought it was hilarious”, said Kennedy, who hadn’t even planned the joke beforehand. “It just kind of happened, really…something moved inside of me, maybe the Holy […]

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TTAF on Facebook

Hello all: TTAF is pleased to announce the creation of our very own Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/thethingaboutflying. Click the “Like” button on our home page to follow us through Facebook and receive new posts and updates. If you’ve already received an invitation (or three) to “Like” us via Facebook and clicked it, you’re already in […]

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Saturday Morning News: May 19th, 2012

Can Coffee Help You Live Longer?  We Really Want To Know The Last Horse Drive Good News From Africa More Breweries.  Less Beer. J.P. Morgan’s trading mistakes: A billion here, a billion there U.S. Craft Beer Brewers Thrive, Despite Small Share of the Market Maurice Sendak Scared Children Because He Loved Them Chelsea’s Frank Lampard […]

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Saturday Morning News May 12th, 2012

Here are your news articles for the week: Hawaiian Surfer Breaks Wave Riding Record Here is the video       Stephens: To The Class of 2012 The Art Of Urban Foraging Facebook Says It Will Be More Open About Data Use FDA Gets Advice To Approve First Pill to Cut HIV Infections Sources: Saudi […]

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Irreducible: The Lie of the Infinite Canvas

Get Off My Lawn I try not to spend very much time on the internet. This is more difficult for me than I would like people to believe. Publicly, I adopt a stance only slightly less volatile than Nicholas Carr (yes, I know it’s ironic), while privately I have a roster of six to ten […]

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