delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

the lightning field -- 2/23/18

from maize to corn -- 2/22/18

music and the brain -- 2/21/18

the greater east asia co-prosperity sphere -- 2/20/18

powerhouse ohio -- 2/19/18

hitchcock's famed psycho shower scene -- 2/16/18

the act of breathing -- 2/15/18

mopey voles -- 2/14/18

a thought for valentine's eve -- 2/13/18

america was a tobacco-chewing nation -- 2/12/18

the exorcist -- 2/9/18

saving brain cells -- 2/8/18

biphasic sleep is a key to long life -- 2/07/18

the eiffel tower, "a 300 metre flagpole" -- 2/06/18

president harding's stellar cabinet -- 2/05/18

"Infinity Mirrored Room-The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away" -- 2/2/18

walt, ray, and bob -- 2/01/18

programmable matter -- 1/31/18

marie antoinette combats her enemies with style -- 1/30/18

the american cowboy and the texas tick fever -- 1/29/18

the english language is in a terrible state! -- 1/26/18

business people -- 1/25/18

can reasoning lead to overconfidence? -- 1/24/18

sake, salarymen, and japan -- 1/23/18

samoa was america's first imperial possession -- 1/22/18

jean-michel basquiat -- 1/19/18

fdr's grandfather was a drug dealer -- 1/18/18

the earth plows through tons of meteors each day -- 1/17/18

the forced adoption of 300,000 children -- 1/16/18

martin luther king and love -- 1/15/18

the invention of the forward pass -- 1/12/18

inflation and the ku klux klan -- 1/11/18

are you a morning person or a night owl? -- 1/10/18

for americans, government is a danger; for chinese, the solution -- 1/09/18

the birth of the american cowboy -- 1/08/18

the greatest public works project in history -- 1/05/18

what begins in fear usually ends up in folly -- 01/04/18

john harrison and his revolutionary clock -- 1/03/18

japan shocked russia and europe -- 1/02/18

lincoln's predecessor, james buchanan -- 12/29/17

the fiasco at lincoln's second inauguration -- 12/27/17

a president highly acclaimed, then forever derided -- 12/27/17

warren harding was a perfect "booboisie" -- 12/26/17

republicans opposed a decrease in taxes -- 12/22/17

a charlie brown christmas -- 12/21/17