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Story idea: while on public assistance, welfare recipients are denied the use of their colour vision, as well as their senses of smell and taste.

History!

Apr. 17th, 2017 03:18 pm
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Back in the olden days, GRT frowned mightily on the idea that people might try to shop in mid trip, so transfers could only be used to go from one bus to another.

The only time I used the route 9 was when I lived at Party Central, from fall 1980 to .... early summer 1981.


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The Monster of the Week was a stalker with a crush and I'm pretty oblivious to that sort of thing.
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British author, active in 1960s and 1970s (I think), wrote a thriller series. Lead character might have had a doctorate.

TFW

Apr. 15th, 2017 05:39 pm
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I discover reason the right side of my face is itchy isn't because I forgot to shave but thanks to the pea-sized spider hitching a ride.
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Is 'Antarctica was free of ice until 15,000 years ago' another crank cause I have somehow overlooked or forgotten?
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But I have no idea what's up with the Thursday stats. The only thing I did differently from my routine was eat grapes.


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Pioneer 10: entered outer solar system 1973, exited outer solar system 1983
Pioneer 11: entered outer solar system 1974, exited outer solar system 1990 (?)
Voyager 1: entered outer solar system 1978, exited outer solar system 1991
Voyager 2: entered outer solar system 1978, exited outer solar system 1989
Galileo: entered outer solar system 1995, EOM 2003
Ulysses: entered outer solar system 1992?, EOM 2008
Cassini: entered outer solar system 2000, EOM Friday, September 15, 2017
New Horizons: entered outer solar system 2007, exited outer solar system 2015
Juno: entered outer solar system 2016 (?), EOM Feb 2018

So a nearly unbroken 45 years of exploring the outer, interesting, part of the Solar System will end in 2018?

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