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list of paradoxes

This is a list of paradoxes, grouped thematically. The grouping...

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2016
This is a list of paradoxes, grouped thematically. The grouping is approximate, as paradoxes may fit into more than one category. Because of varying definitions of the term paradox, some of the following are not considered to be paradoxes by everyone. This list collects only scenarios that have been called a paradox by at least one source and have their own article.
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Five Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution: Part II

Catholic Citizens of Illinois (press release) - 19 Feb 2018
A third paradox has become the dominant social media soap opera of our time, a story that goes like this: The revolution was supposed to empower women. Instead, it ushered in the secular sex scandals of 2017 etc., and the #MeToo movement. In addition ...
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Past the Pretense: Reconsidering Allyship

The Chicago Maroon - 20 Feb 2018
As fellow columnist Zahra Nasser noted soon after in her piece, “Rape Culture and the #MeToo Movement,” Ansari's name became the latest addition to a growing list of men in the entertainment industry accused of sexual misconduct. And like Nasser says ...
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Community Calendar - 25 Feb 2018
Great Lives Lecture Series: Prince Charles, University of Mary Washington, George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium, Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker: Sally Bedell Smith, author of “Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life ...
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“Too Many” Yabloesque Paradoxes

OUPblog (blog) - 05 Nov 2017
Hence, the nth sentence in the list 'says' that all of the sentences below it are false. The sequence is genuinely paradoxical – there is no way to assign truth and falsity to each of the sentences in this list so that a sentence is true if and only if ...
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This Valentine's Day, I'm breaking up with Instagram

Daily Trojan Online - 13 Feb 2018
All of these aspects must be checked like a laundry list before I can even think about taking the first photo. Then I'll need to check the lighting. Is there enough natural light to complement my olive-toned skin, or will I need to add a filter to ...
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What Went Wrong in Vietnam

The New Yorker - 19 Feb 2018
This happened to be the theme of “The Ugly American,” by Eugene Burdick and William Lederer, which was published in 1958 and spent an astonishing seventy-eight weeks on the best-seller list. Lederer and Lansdale were friends, and Lansdale appears in ...
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The Rise of China and the Fall of the 'Free Trade' Myth

New York Times - 07 Feb 2018
The paradoxes of China's rise today are best illuminated by Friedman's querulous visit to the country in 1980, when China was desperately poor. The Nobel laureate from Chicago was then cementing his reputation as an apostle of free markets. He had just ...
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Spec Ops: The Line and The Darkness II are playable on Xbox One

Destructoid - 31 Jan 2018
There was no shortage of cover-based shooters during the last console generation, but Spec Ops: The Line cut through the noise with its poignant story. The Darkness II was another chance to tear people apart with demonic tendrils, an opportunity that ...
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Choosing Openness: Global Engagement; Land of Golden Cities

The Australian - 16 Feb 2018
Ever since his PhD at Cambridge, almost a half-century ago, Carroll has explored from many angles the roots of Western culture, the place of religion (especially Christianity) in modernity and the paradoxes of the hedonistic consumer society. His first ...
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Caught in the poverty trap or simply irresponsible?

MaltaToday (blog) - 08 Feb 2018
There is no excuse to justify why this family has been left to languish so long on the waiting list. Basic decency demands that top priority should be given to providing the social housing necessary, especially where there are children involved. Social ...
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Twelve sales trends for 2018: Welcome to the state of flux - 29 Jan 2018
The world, more specifically the human world, is changing and moving at lightning speed, adapting and evolving, and getting more complex by the day. This is getting to the point where it is becoming too overwhelming for many. Just when we need to be ...
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Phil Jerrod: Submerged

The List - 04 Aug 2017
Remember in Fight Club when Tyler Durden said 'you are not special. You're not a beautiful and unique snowflake. You're the same decaying organic matter as everything else. We're all part of the same compost heap. We're all-singing, all-dancing crap of ...
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Paradoxes of probability and other statistical strangeness

The Conversation AU - 04 Apr 2017
How can it be that seemingly rigorous scientific studies can produce opposite conclusions? Nowadays, researchers can access a wealth of software packages that can readily analyse data and output the results of complex statistical tests. While these are ...
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Why coming to grips with your core personal paradox is vital

The Globe and Mail - 20 Jan 2018
Look for combination of words on your list that are already opposites. You may, however, have to invent a phrase to describe yourself. They note that names of animals can be helpful – shy and timid making you a mouse, powerful and fearless turning you ...

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