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Thanks for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.

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History’s Assholes: Heinrich Kramer

Welcome once again to History’s Assholes, the column that travels back in time to flush out the assholes who made the world what it is today.

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Beliefs I used to hold

In his remarkable book, “Thinking, Fast and Slow,” Nobel laureate and Princeton University psychologist Daniel Kahneman writes this rather mind-blowing statement: 

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Pyramid discovery reveals ancient man’s struggle with insomnia

 A robot examining a narrow chamber has found 4500-year-old graffiti written on a wall of the Great Pyramid at Giza.

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The thrill of privacy

By all accounts, we live in a post-privacy world.

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34 things to freak out about immediately

The physical world we think we see doesn’t actually exist but instead is created by our brains on the fly. You are starting to say more and more things your parents once said.

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Post-purge movie threats

The incident has prompted a proposal to require the following notice on all Internet comments: “Warning: The Surgeon General has determined that most of what you are about to read was writt
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Back to school tips

It’s hard to believe the end of summer vacation is already upon us.

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Please don’t read this

Pretty soon, maybe in a couple of months, it’s going to be time to start thinking about the U.S. Senate race between Sen. Mitch McConnell and his challenger, Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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The good-morning game

It’s been heartening to see the dramatic increase in bike riders and the enhancements to bike infrastructure in Louisville over the past decade.