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668: The Long Fuse

668: The Long Fuse

Update: 2020-10-11211
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People tossing words out into the world impulsively, to ignite and burn over decades.
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Goran Popovic

more evidence that lawyers are absolutely the worst.

Oct 18th
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Mac L

Actually, some people are sensitive to msg. It is one of my migraine triggers. Migraine sufferers know that a migraine is not simply a very bad headache; it's a specific type of headache. I avoid msg when I can because I know if my sensitivity to it, but I occasionally have someone serve me something with msg without knowing it. After I develop the headache, I try to trace the cause, looking for ingredients in what I was served. The reaction to msg is not in my imagination. It's real. I do eat Chinese food regularly and I am sorry I can't enjoy it with the flavor enhanced by msg.

Oct 12th
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BC

God this is so terrible, those poor women

Oct 12th
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Rebecca Boyd

fyi... ian in last story asks who makes thing right after decades when the wrong was done like that? I know people who worked a 12 step program do.

Feb 22nd
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