Cinemagraphs

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http://cinemagraphs.com/

Soup of the Day…

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via: melt your heart.

Let my dataset change your mindset: Hans Rosling

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‘the world view that my students had, corresponded to the reality in the world the year their teachers were born’…he’s fascinating to watch.

Blow smoke up one’s ass, literally!

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The tobacco enema was used to infuse tobacco smoke into a patient’s rectum for various medical purposes, primarily the resuscitation of drowning victims. A rectal tube inserted into the anus was connected to a fumigator and bellows that forced the smoke towards the rectum. The warmth of the smoke was thought to promote respiration, but doubts about the credibility of tobacco enemas lead to the popular phrase “blow smoke up one’s ass.”