Carrie Fisher, best known as Star Wars’ Princess Leia, has died — Quartz

I'll really, really, really, really miss her. 😭 😭 😭 😭 😭 😭 😭 She was a first crush for many young sci-fi fans, and a hero to many later in life for speaking up about sexism, alcoholism, and… via Carrie Fisher, best known as Star Wars’ Princess Leia, has died — Quartz

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Xcode In All Its Awesomeness

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Ho! Ho!! Ho!!! MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! Here. Have some virtual chicken. 🍗🍗🍗🍗🍗🍗 I didn't dress up in Christmas colours today because I had nothing green and red to wear. I wish I could meet you all one day and shake your hands and hug you and give you virtual chicken. I ❤️ you all. And you …

What 9/11 means to me as an Iraqi-American who fled the war — Quartz

As told to Supriya Venkatesan. On Sept. 11, 2001, I was 22 and going to school at Arizona State University. I was making my way across the campus to go to my next class when I saw a huddle of students around a TV in the cafeteria. I stopped and watched. At first, I was… via …

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My  Life on Medium

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Planes Don’t Fly and Guns Don’t Kill

This makes sense

UNRAVELING THE KNOT

There are so many multiple murders these days that it’s hard to keep up. I have written elsewhere about the manhood/gun angle to all of this, and it’s time now to look at the guns themselves. The NRA tells us that guns don’t kill, people do. As someone with some experience of using guns to kill, I have a few things to say about that.

I was seven when I killed the family cat, although that was ruled an accident and did not involve a gun. The cat was going out and then back in with me through a heavy back door that opened onto a porch, well, make up your mind, and being only seven and unaware of what a door can do, and thinking the cat was out for good and then going in and letting the door close behind me of its own considerable weight, and…

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