Aforismi. Volume Primo.

Ogni minuto nascono più imbecilli di gente capace e si sa, il tempo fugge inesorabilmente e non s’arresta un’ora e le passate cure e le future… I politici raramente hanno preteso di inventare valori morali, ma hanno sempre giustificato e rafforzato quelli immorali. Dio è ovunque, peccato che in ogni … Continue reading

Aforismi sulla Stupidità (3)

La gente legge sempre meno e questo è l’evidente segnale che ha capito che per prenderlo nel culo non serve essere colti. Carl William Brown Più che subordinato acriticamente alla produzione per la produzione l’uomo è subordinato all’imbecillità per l’imbecillità, il che equivale forse all’arte per l’arte. Carl William Brown … Continue reading

Aforismi Umoristici (1)

Se siete seri, siete bloccati. L’umorismo è la via più rapida per invertire questo processo. Se potete ridere di una cosa, potete anche cambiarla. Richard Bandler L’umorismo serve a ricordarci che, per quanto sia alto il nostro trono, vi stiamo seduti poggiando sempre il didietro. Romano Battaglia Come può una … Continue reading

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      WEST HARTFORD, Conn./CHICAGO (Reuters) - Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online.
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      (Reuters) - Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has won an appeal of his indefinite suspension for domestic violence and is now eligible to sign with any National Football League team, the league said on Friday.
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      KANO, Nigeria (Reuters) - Gunmen set off three bombs and opened fire on worshippers at the main mosque in north Nigeria's biggest city Kano on Friday, killing at least 81 people, witnesses and officials said, in an attack that bore the hallmarks of Islamist Boko Haram militants.
    • Ferguson police block cleanup brigade from entering damaged area November 28, 2014
      FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Police on Friday blocked a cleanup brigade from entering a thoroughfare in Ferguson, Missouri, where businesses were damaged in this week's racially charged rioting, as protests erupted outside retail stores in New York and other cities on one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
    • Pope condemns 'barbaric violence' of Islamic State November 28, 2014
      ANKARA (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Friday fighting hunger and poverty, rather than military intervention alone, were key to stopping Islamist militants carrying out "barbaric violence" in Syria and Iraq.
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      CAIRO (Reuters) - Three people including an army general were killed and at least 26 wounded on Friday in a drive-by shooting and violence that erupted at Islamist protests around Egypt, security sources and health officials said.
    • Cameron tells EU: let us curb migrant welfare, or risk UK leaving November 28, 2014
      ROCESTER/LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron could campaign for Britain to leave the European Union if it stops him restricting EU migrants' access to his country's welfare system, he hinted on Friday, but said he was confident it wouldn't come to that.
    • Cosby said he blocked 2005 tabloid story about sex-assault accuser November 28, 2014
      (Reuters) - Comedian Bill Cosby struck a deal with the National Enquirer in 2005 to give the tabloid an exclusive interview about a woman's sexual-assault accusations after it promised to scrap an article about a second woman's allegations, according to news reports on a newly unsealed deposition given by Cosby.
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      GENEVA (Reuters) - The U.N. Committee against Torture urged the United States on Friday to fully investigate and prosecute police brutality and shootings of unarmed black youth and ensure that taser weapons are used sparingly.
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      VIENNA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's oil minister told fellow OPEC members they must combat the U.S. shale oil boom, arguing against cutting crude output in order to depress prices and undermine the profitability of North American producers.

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    • Backlinks and Seo Strategies May 17, 2014
      Google has a really hard problem to solve. It’s not unlike the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle. PageRank stopped working really well when people began to understand how PageRank worked. The act of Google trying to “understand” the web caused the web itself to change. Blogs are only a recent example of that. Oddly, unlike many of […]
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    • News about Italy in Italian May 16, 2014
      Un principe italiano del rinascimento, quando il prete che lo assisteva vicino al letto di morte gli chiese se aveva da pentirsi di qualche cosa, gli disse: “Si, di una: tempo fa ho ricevuto contemporaneamente la visita dell’imperatore e del papa. Io li ho condotti in cima alla mia torre ad osservare il panorama, ma […]
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    • Internet Links Scam May 3, 2014
      The Internet is based on links. If there weren’t links, the Internet wouldn’t exist. And be sure that stupidity is very well linked. Carl William Brown First of all let me affirm strongly that I couldn’t care less about Facebook, Twitter, Google, Internet Page Rank and all that stinky stuff, but since as an old […]
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