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  •  Brilliant (4+ / 0-)
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    accio, Chi, glorificus, Ian Reifowitz

    The scenarios you constructed, especially the first, gave me a lot to think about. I have spent much of my life trying to discover my unconscious blind spots and prejudices, and it never ceases to amaze me how much I have yet to learn. Tonight, I learned some more. Thank you.

    And the bright side of the downward thermodynamic spiral is, um...

    by eodell on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 09:48:49 PM PST

    •  love the scenarios too.... (2+ / 0-)
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      glorificus, Ian Reifowitz

      it is so important to tell our first person experiences....and provide a true account of real history and lived experience rather than a pre-digested and homogenized history written by others who do not have our world view.  the subtleties and nuances that are gleaned from our true stories are powerful in ways we often do not recognize.

      "Fear is the Mind Killer"--Frank Herbert

      by vmm918 on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 02:28:35 AM PST

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