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[GHC] Grace Hopper Shining Star

The most damaging phrase in the language is: “It’s always been done that way.” Grace Hopper, U.S. Navy Admiral     Receiving the “Grace Hopper Shining Star” award from the Technology & Data division at Morgan Stanley this year has been … Continue reading

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Why don’t I go by “Rose”? — LLS Appeal

“What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet” William Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet: Act 2, Scene 2. 1597.   “What do you mean by that?” I asked her. “Well, wouldn’t … Continue reading

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What can I do today to help my neighbour?

“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.” Socrates Adding some commentary on an image I recently shared, to answer a question that was PM’d to me: I am NOT questioning the authority of elected officials. This … Continue reading

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[21] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: EXPÉRIENCES MAGIQUES

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.9 EXPÉRIENCES MAGIQUES / MAGICAL EXPERIENCES ] “Imagination is more important than knowledge.” Albert Einstein . ~ À SUIVRE… ~

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[20] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: LA FEMME CYBERNÉTIQUE DE VITRUVE

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.8 LA FEMME CYBERNÉTIQUE DE VITRUVE / THE CYBERNETIC VITRUVIAN WOMAN ] “Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly.” Ancient Proverb . ~ À SUIVRE… ~

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[19] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: PERDUE

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.7 PERDUE / LOST ] “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” Elbert Hubbard . ~ À SUIVRE… ~

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[18] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: DÉCONNECTÉE

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.8 DÉCONNECTÉE / UNPLUGGED ] “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: Only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: Only love can do that.” Martin Luther King Jr. . ~ À … Continue reading

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[17] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: L’ANTHROPOCÈNE

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.5 L’ANTHROPOCÈNE / THE ANTHROPOCENE ] ” We Do Not Inherit the Earth from Our Ancestors; We Borrow It from Our Children. “ . . ~ À SUIVRE… ~

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[16] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: ON NE FAIT PAS D’OMELETTE SANS CASSER DES ŒUFS

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.4 ON NE FAIT PAS D’OMELETTE SANS CASSE DES ŒUFS / YOU CAN’T MAKE AN OMELETTE WITHOUT BREAKING EGGS ] ” Travaillez, prenez de la peine : C’est le fonds qui manque … Continue reading

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[15] DEAR MR. CHRISTMAS: A WHITE ELEPHANT OPPORTUNITY

[SOMMAIRE > II. THIS TOO SHALL PASS > II.3 UNE OPPORTUNITÉ UN GUISE D’ÉLÉPHANT BLANC / A WHITE ELEPHANT OPPORRTUNITY ] ” What is a White Elephant Opportunity? An opportunity that is not necessarily obvious. It may not align with … Continue reading

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