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“ Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance. ”

—    Every Last One (Anna Quindlen)

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Researchers in the US are developing ‘organs-on-a-chip’ - an entire electronic set of human organs that can take the guesswork, and animals, out of drug testing.

“We are learning more and more that mice and rats don’t predict humans. The shortcomings of animal testing are becoming clear.”


It’s a shame it’s taken this long, but this is progress.

Do you ever read your scripts and think to yourself, “That still happens, yeah, that still happens in modern America?” The plight of women, while it has improved, has not advanced to the point where these are the types of mistreatments that are so unusual that they are extinct. 

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Pringle can be so lazy. Sometimes he just opens his mouth and waits for me to put food in.