Monthly Archives: July 2014

DyslexicAtheist summer reading list

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Combating writers block

Writers Block: Recent scientific findings on the subject aside, the most effective treatment remains an old Russian home-remedy. Many thanks to my dear friend Rodnya Raskolnikov, who shared this insight with me many years ago. It works like this: Read some classic Russian literature (or … Continue reading

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Rethinking the motherloving F-word

English language linguists agree that the word motherfucker has become so mainstream that it’s no longer considered an insult. But a little history first … We cannot be sure that motherfucker, borne of fuck was not actually attested in speech … Continue reading

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