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Logical Investigations: Everything Everything, “Fortune 500” (2015)

In Aristotelian logic, you can get a result this way: If p, then q  (suppose it’s true that “where there’s smoke, there’s fire”) p (there’s smoke) Therefore q  (there’s fire) or this way: If p, then q  (suppose it’s true that … Continue reading

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The Greatest Line: Randy Newman, “Sail Away” (1972)

Theme:  LAYERS A great line in a popular song might be a zinger, a detachable epigram like “Nobody’s perfect/Not even the perfect stranger” (“Time The Avenger” by The Pretenders). I particularly like that one. Two clichés struck together produce a flash … Continue reading

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