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Journal: Cover bands are stealing music!

Journal by iconian

Apparently, it is illegal for a cover band to play copyrighted music without purchasing a license.

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2003/12/03/BUGL13CH5H26.DTL

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Journal: Science and Politics

Journal by iconian

A John Hopkins research scientist found that 2 out of 10 of his monkeys died from "typical recreational doses" of ecstasy. Based on this, would you conclude that:

A) Recreational use of ecstasy kills 20% of users.
B) Monkeys are weak and inferior.
C) The research scientist mislabeled the dosage.

Answer: C

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/12/02/science/02ECST.html?8hpib

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Journal: Bush and China

Journal by iconian

Apparently, the NYTimes sees the Bush administration as a greater evil than China.

http://www.nytimes.com/2003/11/18/business/worldbusiness/18AUTO.html?pagewanted=1&hp

The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made. -- Jean Giraudoux

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