Free Books, Plays, and Poetry — 91 Legal Sites to Download Literature

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I know full well that this is going to make me sound like an old man, but I’m going to say it anyway: people don’t read enough these days. People are arguably reading less, and according to a 2013 study by the U.S. Department of Education and the National Institute of Literacy, 32 million adults […]

Men, Guns, and Videogames

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Video games are a tempting target when senseless, violence acts happen in our society. The violence in many of them gives a tantalizing link to the violence of real life, and those searching for simple solutions to complex problems hone in on those imagined links. However, these arguments share the faults of many other such […]

Avo: The Self-Cleaning Fish Tank

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Since early childhood, I’ve always wanted a fish tank but never got around to it and I didn’t really want to deal with cleaning and maintaining the tank. I was told Beta fish (Siamese fighting fish) were one of the easiest fish to take care of, in terms of tank maintenance etc. So I got […]

The Best of Social Life in Barcelona

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The Spanish city of Barcelona has one of the best social scenes in the whole of Europe. Whether you’re interested in live music, dancing, or simply enjoying a drink in the company of good friends, Barcelona has something for everyone. If you’re already in the process of planning your visit to this beautiful city, we […]

2015 Hyundai Elantra Limited Review

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Having owned the 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT, I am quite familiar with the vehicle and its features. Here, we have the 2015 Hyundai Elantra Limited (sedan) which I got to drive around town for a week. A decade ago, if you wanted a vehicle of this class one would usually consider something like the Honda […]