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The best Venn diagrams John Venn never thought of

USA TODAY - 03 Aug 2014
Monday's Google Doodle reminds us that it's the 180th anniversary of the birth of John Venn, the English logician whose simple drawing of overlapping circles became a trademark tool of the social sciences. Yes, yes, Venn diagrams can teach math and ...
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John Oliver Skewers Trump's Plan for a Border Patrol Hiring Blitz

The Atlantic - 07 Aug 2017
Border Patrol agents are responsible for engaging with a population of people that spans “the Venn diagram of hardened drug dealers and people who need blankets,” Oliver said. That's why a hiring blitz like the one Trump is suggesting raises concerns ...
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Gen Con rocks into 50 with They Might Be Giants

Indianapolis Star - 18 Aug 2017
Vocalist-guitarist John Flansburgh called on the crowd to execute a "wave" around the building's lower bowl — "This is like being into sports," he said — and he also assembled a human theremin experiment. The theremin experiment, in which audience ...
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Earnestly asking for Buhari

Guardian (blog) - 18 Aug 2017
Now is probably a good time to say that I do not particularly care for the use of these instances in some quarters to prove that age is the issue; competence and youth do not necessarily meet on the Venn diagram. I am more ...
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How flamingos went from kitsch to cool

The Straits Times - 02 Aug 2017
Look no further than the flamingo. Once a tacky lawn ornament, it has been resurrected as the design element of the moment. In just over two years, flamingos have soared from the catwalks of Milan to the wardrobes and walls of urban hipsters, to the ...
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Here's Who to Blame for the Resurgence of Flamingo Kitsch

Bloomberg - 28 Jul 2017
In just over two years, flamingos have soared from the catwalks of Milan to the wardrobes and walls of urban hipsters to the aisles of Nordstrom, IKEA, Crate & Barrel, Target and Britain's John Lewis department stores. Flamingos now adorn everything ...
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Flamingo fashion makes a comeback

SCNow - 08 Aug 2017
In just over two years, flamingos have soared from the catwalks of Milan to the wardrobes and walls of urban hipsters to the aisles of Nordstrom, IKEA, Crate & Barrel, Target and Britain's John Lewis department stores. Flamingos now adorn everything ...
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Flamingo kitsch is back in fashion – here's who to blame

South China Morning Post - 01 Aug 2017
In just over two years, flamingos have soared from the catwalks of Milan to the wardrobes and walls of urban hipsters to the aisles of Nordstrom, IKEA, Crate & Barrel, Target and Britain's John Lewis department stores. Flamingos now adorn everything ...
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John Venn: Google Doodle reveals what unites us

Christian Science Monitor - 04 Aug 2014
On Monday, Google honored the work of John Venn, an English philosopher who devised a clever way to group things visually. His namesake Venn diagrams use circles to gather together similar traits and to reveal what unites us and what divides us.
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Pi may look like a random figure, but it's full of hidden patterns

Business Insider - 14 Mar 2017
In 1888, the logician John Venn, who also invented the Venn diagram, attempted to visually show that the digits of pi were random by drawing a graph showing the first 707 decimal places. He assigned a compass point to the digits 0 to 7 and then drew ...
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Hipsters now flocking to once-tacky flamingos

The Columbian - 04 Aug 2017
In just over two years, flamingos have soared from the catwalks of Milan to the wardrobes and walls of urban hipsters to the aisles of Nordstrom, Ikea, Crate & Barrel, Target and Britain's John Lewis department stores. Flamingos now adorn everything ...

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