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Originally posted on Charles write here:
When they ask you why Atlanta was burning last night, tell them it was an uprising. If you want a quick answer, you can quote the economist Thomas Piketty Every human society must justify…
How to Respond to Comments on Facebook This is from author CJ Cherryh and it’s brilliantly simple. The uncommon art of common courtesy. If you didn’t get the response you wanted, say, “Thank you.” If you do get the response … Continue reading
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Originally posted on A Year of Living Kindly:
“Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn’t block traffic.” (Dan Rather) Over the last few years of exploring kindness, writing about it, and occasionally talking about it, one of the…