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A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO EVERYDAY LIVING

by Lee Gruenfeld *

 

Read the short, sometimes humorous, sometimes serious essays in this slightly off-the-wall but entirely serious work-in-progress.

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10/1/96 Introduction
10/7/96 Presidential Politics
12/1/96 Making Tough Decisions
1/9/97 Whom to Blame
1/15/97 Degrees of Freedom: Playing Games with Justice
1/30/97 In a Restaurant
2/15/97 In a Restaurant, Part Two
2/25/97 Teach Your Children Well
3/2/97 Medical Risk
3/15/97 Local News
3/27/97 God
4/5/97 The Ugliest Words in the English Language
4/22/97 Using Critics
5/1/97 Technology
5/8/97 Playing the Lottery
5/16/97 Intuition
5/26/97 Athletes Endorsing Products
5/31/97 Existential Agony
6/15/97 The Internet
6/21/97 Spin
6/27/97 Operant Definitions
7/3/97 Objective News Reporting
7/27/97 HEROES - Get 'Em by the Bagful
8/15/97 The Stock Market - Part 1
9/2/97 The Stock Market - Part 2
9/27/97 Why Jonesboro Happened
10/8/97 How Long Does It Take to Write a Book?
10/27/97 Marriage & Divorce
10/28/98 Marriage & Divorce - Part 2
11/18/97 Limiting Your Dreams
12/22/97 Whatever Happened to the Five Ws?
1/5/98 The Moral High Ground
1/22/98 The War on Drugs - Part I
2/11/98 The War on Drugs - Part II
3/1/98 The Deadliest Weapons
3/15/98 Memo: Disaster Coverage Guidelines
11/4/98 If U Cn Rd Ths, U Cn Gt a Gd Jb
11/8/99 Healthcare in America
1/1/00 The Second Amendment
2/13/00 Bill & Hillary &...An Impeachment Theory
3/19/00 How Powerful are the Media?
6/23/00 God, Part 2: The Problem with Prayer
11/19/00 The Florida Recount
9/11/01 Thoughts on 9/11/01 (revised 9/23)
10/22/0 Anthrax, Sharks & Probability
10/28/01 Returning God to Schools and Government
1/2/02 Questioning the Question
1/2/02 The Religious Fanatic
2/15/02 Tort Reform
6/17/02 Priestly Power
5/11/03 Spam
9/19/05 The Most Thankless Job in the World
9/26/05 Evolution, Creationism and a Theory of Theory
10/3/05 Civil Rights & Terrorism
11/9/05 How to Solve California's Immigration Problem
4/3/06 Censuring the President
4/4/06 20/20 Retrospective Hindsight Monday Morning Quarterbacking
4/19/06 Nuclear Strategy
5/2/06 Immigrants, Part 2: Criminals on the Loose
10/30/06 Why Computers Will Never Pass the Turing Test
5/17/07 Jerry Falwell: The Terrorists Were Right
6/20/07 The Mexican Wall
7/14/07 Guest essay: The Comments of Pope Benedict XVI 
8/11/07 How to Lower Gasoline Prices

 

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