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November 2, 2019

"Constellation of Voices" — George Condo

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You can see this new sculpture at Lincoln Center Plaza in New York City.

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Plated with 24-karat-gold leaf, it rises more than 13 feet on the terrace of the Metropolitan Opera's facade.

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[via the New York Times]

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Allergy Warning Signs

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Just browsing this site makes me itchy.

 

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Wait a sec — what's that music I'm hearing?

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BehindTheMedspeak: #@!!*&^?%

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Long paper short: "Data demonstrate increased strength and power performance for swearing v. not swearing."

 

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More: "Swearing increased pain tolerance... and decreased perceived pain compared with not swearing."

 

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Are you Japanese? British? Then you'll mos def want to have a look at "Swearing as a response to pain: A cross-cultural comparison of British and Japanese participants."

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WIKI 2 — "Wikipedia republished"

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Paper Planes Wall Hangers

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From the website:

These hangers, shaped like paper airplanes, appear to be partly embedded in a wall.
 
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Features and Details:

• Includes mounting bolts and instructions

• Each plane measures 4.3" x 3.5" x 1"

• Metal

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Set of 3: $43.90.

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