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The great Baby Einstein scam

The New York Times reported Thursday that Disney is offering a refund to buyers of its ubiquitous “Baby Einstein” videos, which did not, as promised, turn babies into wunderkinds. Apparently, all those puppets, bright colors, and songs were what we had feared all along—a mind-numbing way to occupy infants….

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The Fallacy Detective-New Edition

Thirty-Eight Lessons on How to Recognize Bad Reasoning
by Nathaniel Bluedorn and Hans Bluedorn
•2009 Edition: More Fallacies, More Cartoons

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Honduras está en Sudáfrica 2010…Siiiiiii

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¿Qué hacia Dios antes de crear al mundo?

Agustín, el famoso erudito cristiano del siglo quinto, tenía dos respuestas a esta pregunta: una graciosa y la otra en serio. La primera era que Dios ocupaba su tiempo preparando el infierno para las personas que hacían este tipo de preguntas. La respuesta seria era que no disponía de tiempo porque el tiempo no existía [...]

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Contest 6 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the last question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win a Johannah Standford’s Book ( you choose your favorite book)
tell us the translation, the poetic meaning and who said:
Fere libenter homines id quod volunt credunt.
Español:
Bienvenidos a la ultima pregunta del concurso Quien dijo eso? [...]

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Contest 5 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the fifth question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win the last Classical Astronomy Combo (Hugg a Constellation + Eclipse Shades + Cycles Comic Book)
tell us the translation, the poetic meaning and who said:
Equi donati dentes non inspiciuntur.
Español:
Bienvenidos a la quinta pregunta del concurso [...]

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Contest 4 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the fourth question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win a Johannah Standford’s Book ( you choose your favorite book)
tell us the translation, the poetic meaning and who said:
Flamma fumo est próxima.
Español:
Bienvenidos a la cuarta pregunta del concurso Quien dijo eso? … en Latín. [...]

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Contest 3 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the third question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win a Classical Astronomy Combo (Hugg a Constellation + Eclipse Shades + Cycles Comic Book)
tell us the translation, the poetic meaning and who said:
Homines, dum docent, discount.
Español:
Bienvenidos a la tercera pregunta del concurso Quien dijo [...]

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Contest 2 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the second question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win a Johannah Stanford’s Book ( You choose your favorite book) and as Bonus A Child’s Scripture Catechism

tell us the translation, the poetic meaning and who said:
Necessitas dat legem, non ipsa accipit.
Español:
Bienvenidos a la segunda pregunta [...]

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Contest 1 of 6 - Who said that?…in Latin

χαι̑ρε, αγαπητοι μου
Oh, sorry, sorry, this is a Latin contest, I got confuse!
Perdón, perdón, esta es un concurso de Latín, me confundí!
Salvete Amici
English (A continuación texto en Español):
Welcome to the first question of Who said that?… in Latin. To win a Classical Astronomy Combo that include:

-Hugg a Constellation (A spherical pillow, learn [...]

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