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About davidbdale

Inventor of and sole practitioner of 299-word Very Short Novels. www.davidbdale.wordpress.com

Quick Quiz THU MAR 09

1. What’s the opposite of a Black Sneaker?  Space ❑ A white sneaker Space ❑ A set of cross-country skis Space ❑ Broccoli Space ❑ The atomic weight of laughter Space ❑ “No sneaker” Space ❑ Anything other than a white sneaker 2. What … Continue reading

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Quick Quiz TUE MAR 07

1. Can an Argument be Won in the First Sentence?  ❑ YES  ❑ NO  2. Can an Argument be Lost in the First Sentence?  ❑ YES  ❑ NO  3. How Can It Be Lost? 

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Scotch Bottle Riddle

Why is there no such thing as an empty bottle of Scotch?

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Who Wins the Argument? I thought I had a bulletproof idea at the beginning, then realized that I actually knew nothing on this subject, so I am currently trying to change the hypothesis into something that I can actually write … Continue reading

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Bladeless Wind Turbine

These? Doing this? Or these? Doing this? Straight to the Video or Link to the Upworthy Story

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Wheel of Musical Impressions

Ariana Grande is amazing (and apparently as blind as a mole). Jimmy Fallon is the perfect host for making guests feel wonderful. This one ends with an “I Can’t Feel My Face”-off.

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Summertime—Billy Stewart

If you’ve seen the Farrelly Brothers’ movie, Stuck on You, you’ll remember, at the end of the film, Greg Kinnear’s performance of this idiosyncratic version of Summertime during a stage production of Bonnie and Clyde (with Meryl Streep as Bonnie, … Continue reading

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Got ’em Need ’em Visual Rhetoric

The completed assignment is due midnight MON FEB 13 Got These Aeks An Excellent model. Read it, and the feedback it has received, if you seek advice on how to handle this assignment. chancetoremember chippy dunkindonuts greeneggsandham kingoflizards nickalodeansallthat nobinaryneeded romansantiago … Continue reading

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Snowday Agenda

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Sharing: Busine$$ Idea Challenge

Copy to come. http://www.rowan.edu/home/business/rowan-university-idea-challenge

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