This is great: how to demonstrate gravitational concepts using Lycra stretched over a hoop and some weights.
On December 6th, 1989, shortly before five ‘o’ clock and the end of classes before Christmas break, fourteen female engineering students were shot and killed at the École Polytechnique in Montreal, Quebec by a gunman who claimed he was “fighting feminism”.
The massacre stands as one of the most tragic hate crimes in Canadian history.
Today we remember:Geneviève Bergeron, aged 21;
Hélène Colgan, 23;
Nathalie Croteau, 23;
Barbara Daigneault, 22;
Anne-Marie Edward, 21;
Maud Haviernick, 29;
Barbara Maria Klucznik, 31;
Maryse Leclair, 23;
Annie St.-Arneault, 23;
Michèle Richard, 21;
Maryse Laganière, 25;
Anne-Marie Lemay, 22;
Sonia Pelletier, 28; and
Annie Turcotte, aged 21.(image credit: Sandy Kowalik)
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(He says, before remembering that he has to spend an hour or so performing a software upgrade on the car at some point in the not-too-distant future. It will have its revenge, no doubt.)
“Made you”? You don’t have to do everything you’re told, you know. Um…I’ll stop there.
Hah, I was actually thinking that my GPS is like a dom. She’ll tell me what to do and I don’t dare disobey because I fear TERRIBLE CONSEQUENCES. Like ending up in the Bronx.
I routinely override ours. The sound of panic as it tries to convince me to turn around before finally giving up and accepting that it has to figure out a new route is intoxicating.Source: green-goold
Damn. I could go for a good sauna. And not one of those infrared ones either – I’m talking twenty or thirty minutes in a real, wood-fired, 90+°C dry heat.
Maybe at the in-laws over Christmas…