Daily Archives: April 4, 2007

What should the female brain look like?

Language Log notes that the British softcover edition of Louann Brizendine’s The Female Brain is out, and the cover art differs significantly from the US hardcover edition. Such differences are not unusual, but what is interesting here is the change … Continue reading

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That’s one way to decide

For everyone sleeplessly pondering this right now (or is it just me??) – proof that Harvard is better than Yale. Whew. Glad that’s sorted. Now I can relax and eat some Triscuits.

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But I thought I was a nihilist

Apparently only my Puritanical upbringing keeps me from teetering into hedonism. And given the completely frivolous, overpriced shirt I bought this afternoon, I think my inner Bentham was having an off day.   You scored as Utilitarianism. Your life is … Continue reading

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