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  1. Dick Gregory, Civil Rights Activist And Comedian, Dead At 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... This technique of using a small hole to focus light goes back to the 5th century BC. In the 4th century, BC, Aristotle wrote: "Why is it that when the sun passes through quadri-laterals, as for instance in wickerwork, it does not produce a figure ...

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  2. Winning Writers Announces the Winners of the 16th Annual Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry ContestRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Newkerala.com

    ... Nashville, Tennessee for "A Friend to All Is a Friend to None". Reiter said: "In this gentle narrative, Plato and Aristotle pare down their shallow social media networks to appreciate the virtues of two old buddies enjoying Netflix and chill." Third ...

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  3. An American working for the Kenyan opposition describes his harrowing abduction and deportationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Gazette

    NAIROBI, Kenya - John Phillips, a Washington-based election consultant, had been working with Kenya's opposition during a tense election when he was seized by a dozen plainclothes police Friday night, just days after the murder and torture of a key election official. The agents, who did not identify themselves but claimed to be acting on the orders of the country's leadership, dragged Phillips, founder and chief executive of Aristotle Inc., from his apartment, bundled him into the back of a hatchback car and sped off.

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  4. Rising Stars: Jennifer PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Plastics News

    ... will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor." - Aristotle What advice would you give to a person considering a career in the plastics industry? Despite its reputation, the manufacturing ...

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  5. American election consultant hired by Kenya's opposition faced a harrowing arrest and deportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... claimed to be acting on the orders of the country's leadership, dragged Phillips, founder and chief executive of Aristotle Inc., from his apartment, bundled him into the back of a hatchback car and sped off. A colleague, Canadian Andreas Katsouris, ...

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  6. Green's TidbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Blackwell Journal-Tribune, OK

    ... and promote economic investment, respectively. They do far more than that, too. On the topic of volunteering, Aristotle once said, "What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good."As you go about your week, think of different ways in ...

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  7. American Consultant Seeking to Detect Polling Fraud for Kenya...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Wall Street Journal

    ... barged into his Nairobi apartment, handcuffed him and put him into the rear of a hatchback car. For hours, John Aristotle Phillips, chief executive of Washington, D.C.-based political-technology firm Aristotle International Inc. and adviser to the ...

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  8. Canadian deported from Kenya describes ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | CTV

    ... was definitely afraid." Katsouris, a senior vice president with Washington, D.C.-based political consulting firm Aristotle, Inc. , had been working with the east African nation's main opposition party for roughly two months. "We were working with a ...

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  9. In Kenya, memories of election horrors set an ominous tone for Tuesday's voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... result, although no killers or motive have been found. On Saturday, the government deported four foreigners from Aristotle, a Washington political data mining firm employed by the opposition National Super Alliance to help conduct its own tally of ...

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  10. Why Millennials Dona t Like ConservatismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The American Conservative

    ... For this reason, the conservative side did not resonate with the crowd. At the mention of philosophers such as Aristotle, audible "what's" and "heh's" could be heard among the students. When any semi-provocative idea by the conservative side was ...

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  11. Canadian, American opposition advisers deported from Kenya ahead of presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | CBC News

    ... taken from their homes on Friday. It was not immediately clear why they had been detained. The American is John Aristotle Phillips, CEO of Washington D.C.-based campaign data firm Aristotle Inc., and the Canadian is fellow executive Andreas ...

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  12. Kenya opposition says US, Canadian poll advisers deportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Egypt Today

    ... James Orengo, a senior official in the National Super Alliance (NASA) opposition coalition, named the two as John Aristotle Phillips, an American, and Andreas Katsouris, a Canadian. Phillips is chief executive officer of Aristotle Inc, a ...

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  13. Donald Trump, Russian adoptions and the nature of truth itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Washington Post

    ... a democratic government. She notes that the role of lying in public administration is ancient, citing a story from Aristotle. For the most part, she points out that democratic leaders who are lying to the public do so because they think that it ...

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  14. Being Rich Wrecks Your Soul. We Used to Know That.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | Common Dreams

    ... risks to their owners; and that societies are right to stigmatize the storing up of untold wealth. That's why Aristotle, for instance, argued that wealth should be sought only for the sake of living virtuously - to manage a household, say, or to ...

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  15. The More We Know, the Less We KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... can possess. There was a time when men of great learning were regarded as knowing everything there was to know. Aristotle, Milton, Francis Bacon, and Erasmus were all seen as possessing the entire body of recorded knowledge. That's an impressive ...

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  16. L.A. Teacher Creates Catchy Math Videos That Teach Complicated ConceptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | T.H.E. Journal

    ... Rock ,' " said Lisa Douglas of Woodside, CA, located in Silicon Valley. Kapadia has been tutoring her son, Aristotle, for about five years. "They're catchy little tunes, little jingles that the kids can grab onto and hold onto, and make a connection ...

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  17. Being rich wrecks your soul. We used to know that.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | The Washington Post

    ... owners; and that societies are right to stigmatize the storing up of untold wealth. And we should. That's why Aristotle, for instance, argued that wealth should be sought only for the sake of living virtuously - to manage a household, say, or to ...

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  18. D.C. Collier: Why the Bible Matters (A Lot) - Part IVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Noozhawk

    ... by his piercing insights and otherworldly wisdom. No one was his equal. Had Jesus met up with the likes of Aristotle , Plato , Einstein , Archimedes , Newton , Darwin , Hawking or Sagan , the results would have been the same - this humble carpenter ...

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  19. Saving CaesarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... be that once again the Trumpsters know something that the liberal establishment cannot acknowledge? According to Aristotle, the power of tragic drama consists in its capacity to elicit "catharsis" in the audience - specifically, catharsis (or ...

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  20. Photo credit: Jane023Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    ... content of store-bought booze. Science says that the distilling of alcohol has been in vogue since the days of Aristotle, who, in 350 b.c., described in detail the operations of a condensing still used to make liquor. Modern moonshine as a ...

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