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August 2014

museum-of-artifacts:

Egyptian 20 sided die with Greek characters. 2nd century B.C.–4th century A.D.

Artisan dice makes a replica of this for those of us with you know… needs. 

http://www.artisandice.com/blog/ptolemaic-d20/ 

But it’s sold out. Hopefully not for long. 

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The person I blogged this from deserves to have a great day

curlicuecal:

curlicuecal:

*eyes slide to dash*

*eyes slide to fic*

*eyes slide to dash*

Still startlingly accurate.

jmathieson-fic:

mumblingsage:

decodethefallenmoon:

molokoko:

amazing

Just so everyone is aware, there is a bunch of misleading info being spread around re: ALS research – the “27%” figure is based on previous years’ annual funding; furthermore, the remainder goes to improving the quality of life of those suffering from ALS. Given that the annual funding is approximately 16M, that’s just over 4M spent on decreasing their suffering. It isn’t greed, it’s a lack of money.”

Shut up already.

The ALS Association has a 4-star rating from Charity Watchdog. 

And the next time you start to complain about a charity either a) working on multiple fronts (because that’s what ALSA does—both seeking a cure and helping people suffering now) or b) daring to have administration expenses—let’s see how long you can last, much less tackle a cause, without printer paper and an internet connection. 

As someone who has watched a family member die from a neuro-degenerative disease; funding to develop better wheelchairs and bedsore creams is *just* as important as funding research to cure the disease itself…

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