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Losing Leonard Nimoy Is Hard. Losing Spock Is Even Harder.

The passing of Leonard Nimoy at age 83 saddens me in much the same way that losing Neil Armstrong did, back in August of 2012. (Has it really been two and a half years?) Armstrong was a space pioneer. Nimoy … Continue reading

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Reading the Obits

I like to read obituaries. This is not a morbid preoccupation. I’m not a ghoul, looking for gory details of death. Nor is this related to getting older and becoming more aware of mortality. I became very aware of mortality … Continue reading

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