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The Rise and Fall of One Man’s Dream

Every day it rained, Ben made sure he went for a drive. It allowed him to participate in his favourite hobby of splashing pedestrians. He even set up cameras to document each victim so he could relive the experience during … Continue reading

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Human Genome Project

  “So he started his key note address with, ‘without further ado’. Can you imagine? Everyone at the banquet was completely befuddled,” said Gerald. He slipped on a Tyvek suit. “I can’t believe you used the word befuddled,” replied Angus … Continue reading

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C-Harmony- The Man Who Declared Himself Emperor

“I’m telling you, it’s a great idea,” declared Julia. Clement entered the lunchroom just as things heated up. “It won’t work, right?” Ivan asked Amy. She shrugged in reply. “What won’t work?” asked Clement. “You know how they have those … Continue reading

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A Modern Western Marriage

Sloane and her fiancé Percy were enjoying the elegance of a wine and cheese party at her friend Victoria’s home. It was all going so well. Six people sat in the living room sipping cabernet and engaging in light conversation. … Continue reading

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It’s Satire!

Overheard in a pretentious café: Hipster 1: I was thinking about it, and I’ve come to the conclusion that free speech isn’t actually free. Hipster 2: I’m curious to know how you made that deduction. Hipster 1: Look at the … Continue reading

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