Archive for December, 2013

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December 12, 2013

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Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

How NOT to live your life …

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How NASA might build its very first warp drive

December 10, 2013

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A few months ago, physicist Harold White stunned the aeronautics world when he announced that he and his team at NASA had begun work on the development of a faster-than-light warp drive.

Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

SCIENCE!

 

Awesome!  But, it would still take 1000 years to travel across the galaxy … 

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Ohio State Senator Nina Turner Introduces Bill to Regulate Reproductive Health of Men | News

December 9, 2013

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Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

Awesome – time for some "negative" equality …

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Bitcoin Gets Valued: Bank Of America Puts A Price Target On The Virtual Tender

December 7, 2013

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Today, Bank of America became the first major finical institution to initiate analyst coverage of Bitcoin.

Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

"Virtual Currency" is basically a way a democratizing the abilities and resources of the masses.  In a way, it is "casual bartering", but the users are the ones who really determine it’s value.

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Space technology company builds a functioning artificial heart

December 7, 2013

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An artificial heart that took 15 years to develop has been approved for human trials.

Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

SCIENCE!!!

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Senator Bernie Sanders : Vt. Bernie Buzz: Budget Cuts Hit Home

December 2, 2013

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Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

If the folks in Washington can’t fix things, then the States need to fix it themselves.  Perhaps all our income tax should stay local, and then the State can decide what the Federal government should get.  

 

I know this won’t happen, nor is it probably the right solution – but something needs to change.

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This Is The Face Of An HIV Positive Person

December 2, 2013

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This Sunday is World AIDS Day. While most 25-year-olds will be dealing with hangovers, Abby Landy will be outing herself as HIV positive in a room full of cameras.

Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

What’s the most important thing people your age need to know about HIV?

The most important thing is that they know they are at risk. People need to be aware that HIV can affect anybody; it is so important that they get tested so it can be identified early. People who know their status are not the ones that pass the virus on; people who are tested regularly and get diagnosed early are able to start treatment, which means they can live near-normal lives without passing the virus on to others.

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Pass Pennsylvania House Bill 1010

December 2, 2013

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Pennsylvania House Bill 1010 will close a dangerous background check loophole in state law. Currently, private sales of long barrel guns are exempt from background checks.

Patrick Ciriello‘s insight:

This State is in need of some common sense …

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