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Dean Kirkland

Long story; short pier

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Located in Portland

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God, hes left as on aur oun.

and yet—I want to believe—

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“Embrace the #walkaway movement, this is a sign that the American people still believe in healthy debate.” “When actor James Woods tweeted out the hashtag ‘

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Why must Helen DeWitt always make me weep?

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The novelette is, of course, but a narrower version of the novelatelle, and the novelttine is narrower yet; the novelccine is larger and thicker than the novelatelle, but more of a ribbon; the novelucce is wider than both by far. Noveletti, as a rule, are thin rectangles or squares of plot, while the noveleja is an elong

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I wish I had a flashlight, said the nine-year-old, as we walked through what’s yet pre-dawn to the bus stop. Well, actually, I said (and you must understand, I am speaking quite literally as a father, here: my well, actually is well earned): in this sort of light, this half light, a flashlight wou

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So! Um. Hey. You look good, you look good! All things considered. —Oh, you know, screaming a lot, goggling aghast, scrambling to cobble together the paychecks I need to make it from one to the next, that sort of thing. Anyway, I

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I needed this tonight, and thought you might as well, but I’ll warn you—the first time through’s the easiest, by far.

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Pretty much what it says on the label: coming up on ten years ago, in August of 2006, I started posting City of Roses online with “

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“I have some beef with your article about Frozen,” said

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“These charges are false. While we have not read the book, the only reality here is that Gabe was not provided any direct access to

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“Did I say he called out these fading powers? Rather, he tosses them into the air like confetti and dances underneath.” —Sessily Watt, “Nothing New Under the Sun: Reading Urban Fantasy

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“We don’t have time for this.”

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“You should not expect a handout,” he tells me. “You should not even expect a safety net. When my house burns down, I should not go to the government to rebuild it. I should have the savings, and if I don’t, my neighbors should pitch in for me, because I would do that for them.̶

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So, yeah: this one song? From Frozen? —Yeah. About that.

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I know they can do the job, but can they get the job? I know they can get the job, but can they get paid for the job? —I’m not arguing that with you, I’m not arguing that with you, I’m not arguing that with you, mic drop.

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Yes. Well.

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inscribes the superfluity of dads (or /dads/, or «dads»): in the absence of a dad, a mother remains a mother; in the absence of a mother, a father must take on the job of mothering. Whenever it’s bandied about how important it is, that a child must have two parents, it is the absence of dad that’s

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It runs differently from where it runs today.

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Being unable to pass a law against something that the state can’t turn against you doesn’t make that thing not wrong.

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A method of measuring, on a cosmic scale, a civilization’s technological advancement based on the amount of usable energy that civilization has at its disposal.

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I’m not a little girl! I’m not Taran Jack! I’m Batmangirl!

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That it’s white is not the point.

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Once more, the only answer? EAT THE RICH

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All electoral polls in the United States should now begin tracking three sets of numbers: all respondents; likely voters;

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All mysteries need them; all conspiracies shed them; all intrusions—no, wait, those are claws, never mind.

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As simply and as plainly as possible, then, and with as much clarity as I might muster—

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It is easier to clean the kitchen if you keep the kitchen clean. —There is something deeply unfair about this fact.

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24 Consider the ravens: they neither sow nor reap, they have neither storehouse nor barn nor wives, and they are odorous and vile. Of how much greater value are you than these wretched birds! 25 You should be worried about your appearance, that people do not take you for a raven, lest you are

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“…I shall not go to the polls. I have not registered. I believe that democracy has so far disappeared in the United States that no ‘two evils’ exist. There is but one evil party with two names, and it will be elected despite all I can do or say. There is no third party. On the Presidential ballot

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“Sluggish” will take on a whole new meaning.

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