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After Two Weeks We Remember

10% of what we read
20% of what we hear
30% of what we see
50% of what we see and hear
70% of what we discuss with others
80% of what we personally experience
95% of what we teach others
    —    Edgar Dale
[And I thought it was just me…    —    KMAB]
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On This Day In:
2014 A Prayer
Orange October (IX) – Giants Lose Game 2 In Bullpen Collapse
2013 Complacent Reality
2012 Two-minute Sex
Just Staring, Why?
2011 A World Of Difference

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The mind is its own place, and the places inhabited by the insane and the exceptionally gifted are so different from the places where ordinary men and women live, that there is little or no common ground of memory to serve as a basis for understanding or fellow feeling.  Words are uttered, but fail to enlighten.  The things and events to which the symbols refer belong to mutually exclusive realms of experience.
    —    Aldous Huxley
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On This Day In:
2014 Just Between Me
2013 Beyond The Strings
2012 Saving The Union
2011 Still And Too Often

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If thy brother wrongs thee, remember not so much his wrong-doing, but more than ever that he is thy brother.
    —    Epictetus
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On This Day In:
2013 Anyway
2012 Habit Forming
2011 And In The Other Hand(ful)
In Love With Words
Boundless Naïveté
Who Did You Say Signed Off On This Treason, Pat?

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Ummm

I always have trouble remembering three things:  faces, names and  —  I can’t remember what the third thing is.
     —     Fred Allen
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