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2021-02-28 1:41:46 PM  
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2021-02-28 2:30:10 PM  
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/Sorry, largest one I could find
 
2021-02-28 2:32:13 PM  

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2021-02-28 3:28:11 PM  

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Well, somebody is getting punched
 
2021-02-28 4:40:19 PM  
Probably a latino.
 
2021-02-28 4:41:27 PM  

Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.


It's a sure lock, homes.
 
2021-02-28 4:43:40 PM  

Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.


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2021-02-28 4:45:56 PM  

Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.


Mexicans kick ass.
 
2021-02-28 4:52:30 PM  
too longe, didst not reade
 
2021-02-28 4:52:49 PM  
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2021-02-28 4:55:44 PM  
Montaigne and Thoreau said the darndest things.
 
2021-02-28 5:00:38 PM  
Give me Voltaire any day.....

Im fluent in French so .....its a bit different.....more colorful and eloquent.......
 
2021-02-28 5:15:00 PM  
In elementary school I thought it was an "S.A." question, which I assumed meant "short answer".

Also, thought "due date" meant the date you do the assignment.
 
2021-02-28 5:26:40 PM  
My initial thought is the gallows, but he's already been gone a few centuries.
 
2021-02-28 5:29:00 PM  
Thanks for the reminder, subby! Off to reread.
 
2021-02-28 5:30:00 PM  
I have a Hefty Tome of Montaigne's essays that I have yet to finish.  Smart fella.
 
2021-02-28 5:37:22 PM  
Eses?

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2021-02-28 5:44:02 PM  
We've met before. In fact I have a License from his university.

/Bordeaux 3
 
2021-02-28 5:45:31 PM  
I've heard that Montaigne is the father of empirical theory, but then what do I know?
 
2021-02-28 5:48:11 PM  
Then meet James Ensor, Belgium's famous painter
 
2021-02-28 6:13:37 PM  
In 1603, the Italian linguist John Florio translated the Essais into poetic, wildly inventive, but nonetheless idiomatic Elizabethan prose

That must be the 'done into Englifh' mentioned on the title page.
 
2021-02-28 6:22:20 PM  
I need two things stat: the location of his grave, and the largest Big Gulp 7-11 can offer.
 
2021-02-28 6:38:08 PM  

BolshyGreatYarblocks: I've heard that Montaigne is the father of empirical theory, but then what do I know?


5000 words by 9.00am Monday on this subject.
 
2021-02-28 7:11:03 PM  
I read it two years ago. It wasn't amazing but it's a good reminder of how human nature stays the same over the centuries. Also, kidney stones seemed to constantly occupy his mind.
 
2021-02-28 9:09:35 PM  
You tried.
 
2021-02-28 9:21:22 PM  

Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.

Frog.

Dear Jerk: I read it two years ago. It wasn't amazing but it's a good reminder of how human nature stays the same over the centuries. Also, kidney stones seemed to constantly occupy his mind.


I'd seen the Fark headline and assumed it was going to be something bogus, but nope, he's pretty much the dude who invented them, at least for vaguely modern Western European culture.

I've probably read one or two of them, don't remember any, but friends who teach history and writing both rave about him.
 
2021-02-28 9:57:10 PM  

billstewart: Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.

Frog.


French is a Latinate language too.

And his wiki bio says he's got Hispanic Jewish heritage, and Sephardic Jews fleeing the Inquisition did migrate to the Americas.

/I bet you didn't expect that.
 
2021-02-28 10:44:52 PM  

iron de havilland: billstewart: Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.

Frog.

French is a Latinate language too.

And his wiki bio says he's got Hispanic Jewish heritage, and Sephardic Jews fleeing the Inquisition did migrate to the Americas.

/I bet you didn't expect that.


I didn't.
 
2021-03-01 8:05:51 AM  
Discuss.
 
2021-03-01 11:43:39 AM  
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2021-03-01 11:49:31 AM  

Dear Jerk: I read it two years ago. It wasn't amazing but it's a good reminder of how human nature stays the same over the centuries. Also, kidney stones seemed to constantly occupy his mind.



You feel like such a loser when you read about the kidney stones of Montaigne and Walter Scott. And Darwin suffered from Chagas Disease his adult life. Here were people more or less constantly in pain. And they not only got on with it, they produced works of genius.
 
2021-03-01 11:51:25 AM  

Dr Jack Badofsky: iron de havilland: billstewart: Dr Jack Badofsky: Probably a latino.

Frog.

French is a Latinate language too.

And his wiki bio says he's got Hispanic Jewish heritage, and Sephardic Jews fleeing the Inquisition did migrate to the Americas.

/I bet you didn't expect that.

I didn't.


Making a Montaigne out of a mohel.
 
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