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Lauantaiessee: 400 vuotta sitten filosofi näki kolme unta, jotka voivat kertoa meille paljon itsestämme – Yksi niistä oli ehkä selkouni, ja se muutti Descartesin elämän suunnan

René Descartes otti unensa hyvin vakavasti, myös filosofisesti. Yksi keskeinen osa hänen epäilyään oli kysymys siitä, miten hän tiesi oliko hän hereillä vai unessa.
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‘Kinky Boots’ star J. Harrison Ghee selling virtual makeup lesson for charity
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Metro budget cuts weekend service, half of bus routes and closes 19 stations amid dire financial forecast
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Steelers-Ravens game reportedly moved to Wednesday afternoon because of this reason
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St. John’s survives roller-coaster performance to nip Boston College
At its best, Mike Anderson’s relentless uptempo style of play is known as “40 minutes of hell.” This was more like a roller coaster. Fortunately for St. John’s, it survived. But not by much. A 20-point second-half lead got trimmed to one in the final minute. Large stretches of strong play nearly went to waste....
Triple Take: Which DWCS Season 4 prospect has the best chance at UFC success?
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Chief adviser to Operation Warp Speed: We could have herd immunity by May 2021
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Would a Trump 2024 announcement freeze out GOP rivals?
Trump’s flirtation with a third White House run would definitely put a damper on what was thought to be a wide open battle for the GOP 2024 presidential nomination. And it could potentially freeze out early moves by other Republicans with national aspirations.
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NATO Ambassador Latest Trump Administration Official to Acknowledge Biden's Election Win
U.S. Ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison referred to Joe Biden as President-elect numerous times on Monday.
New Jersey indoor pools report no cases of coronavirus since July, study claims
The study, which was published by the volunteer group last week, tracked 44 indoor pools in New Jersey since the facilities reopened July 2 with 25% capacity.
Famed Christmas Witch Melania Trump Delivers Her Most Unlikely Holiday Display Yet
Twist: This one’s normal.
Arizona Governor Ducey Appears to Ignore Call from Trump or Pence While Certifying Election Results
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For just a moment, forget the Steven Matz who, over five years ago now, enjoyed the best debut in Flushing since the Beatles played Shea Stadium in 1965. Forever, forget the Matz who lost his way, his job and his job security during the brutal, COVID-shortened 2020 season. Instead, look at Matz’s 2016 through 2019...
Kid entrepreneur invented a better barrette — and gained confidence, too
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Could Faithless Electors Flip the Presidential Election for Trump?
President Donald Trump is projected to receive 232 electoral votes but faithless electors, Biden electors who decide to vote for another candidate, could change the game.
Governor warns of further stay-at-home orders; Manson follower's parole is blocked
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Navy will decommission, scrap USS Bonhomme Richard, the warship that burned for days off San Diego this summer
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Ravens-Steelers game postponed for a third time to Wednesday
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Rapper Cardi B was slammed online for hosting a Thanksgiving gathering amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, resulting in her issuing an apology.
Father, two young children killed by suspected drunk driver in California
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Democrats’ supermajority in the state Senate is terrible news for NY’s economy
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Inside the unlikely return of Jen Psaki
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Billie Eilish says she has a tattoo that fans 'won’t ever see'
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Pentagon shake-up continues as another top official departs
The top official leading the Pentagon's Defeat-ISIS Task Force resigned Monday, becoming the latest senior official to be fired or asked to resign in recent days, part of a White House-directed post-election purge that saw some of the senior-most Defense Department civilians ousted in a matter of days.
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Newly-leaked documents reveal how China bungled COVID-19’s early days
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Cindy Adams remembers David Dinkins
David and I were close. We survived a trunkload of lives together.
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