Confessions:Never Loved:The Everyday Masters – Part 5 at Paulo Coelho’s Blog

Read The Whole Thing! My friend insisted: “Have you ever loved anyone?” I have always been afraid of that question, but Paulo asked me to write this diary and so I have to give an answer. No, I have never loved anyone. I have had many men but I have always waited for the right […]

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Joey De Leon’s Poem To Francis Kiko “Master Rapper”Magalona and Tito Sotto

Image via Wikipedia From probably one of the most versatile, talented and frank/real persons on Philippine Show Biz , idol Joey De Leon, his poem to two of his very close friends : Sa dalawa kong matalik na kaibigan, aking ka-Bulaga, Kapuso, at kasandalan, isa ngayo’y nagdiriwang ng kaarawan at ang isa naman’y may pinagdaraanan. […]

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-rePost-Recipe for Disaster: The Formula That Killed Wall Street

Image by SUPERL0L0 via Flickr Thanks to Paul Wilmott for the pointer here. I learned a lot from this article by Felix Salmon and its somewhat fun to read! In the world of finance, too many quants see only the numbers before them and forget about the concrete reality the figures are supposed to represent. […]

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Annals of Culture: Late Bloomers: Reporting & Essays: The New Yorker

This is the final lesson of the late bloomer: his or her success is highly contingent on the efforts of others. In biographies of Cézanne, Louis-Auguste invariably comes across as a kind of grumpy philistine, who didn’t appreciate his son’s genius. But Louis-Auguste didn’t have to support Cézanne all those years. He would have been […]

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-Happy Square Root Day!-GMANews.TV – 3/3/09: Math fans to observe Square Root Day – Odds and Ends – Official Website of GMA News and Public Affairs – Latest Philippine News – BETA

Image via Wikipedia 3/3/09: Math fans to observe Square Root Day 03/03/2009 | 08:58 AM REDWOOD CITY, California — Dust off the slide rules and recharge the calculators. Square Root Day is upon us. The math-buffs’ holiday, which only occurs nine times each century, falls on Tuesday — 3/3/09 (for the mathematically challenged, three is […]

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