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Skype and missing LibGL.so.1 error solution

Just follow the instructions in:

http://askubuntu.com/questions/285642/skype-crashes-with-a-segmentation-fault/285916#285916

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Scientific American: «Life on Earth Was Not a Fluke»

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=life-on-earth-was-not-a-fluke&WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20131025

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30 Free Essays & Stories by David Foster Wallace on the Web

We started the week expecting to publish one David Foster Wallace post. Then, because of the 50th birthday celebration, it turned into two. And now three. We spent some time tracking down free DFW stories and essays available on the web, and they’re all now listed in our collection of Free eBooks. But we didn’t want them to escape your attention. So here they are — 23 pieces published by David Foster Wallace between 1989 and 2011, mostly in major U.S. publications like The New YorkerHarper’sThe Atlantic, and The Paris Review.

30 Free Essays & Stories by David Foster Wallace on the Web

 

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The Atlantic: The Rise of the New Global Elite

To grasp the difference between today’s plutocrats and the hereditary elite, who (to use John Stuart Mill’s memorable phrase) “grow rich in their sleep,” one need merely glance at the events that now fill high-end social calendars. The debutante balls and hunts and regattas of yesteryear may not be quite obsolete, but they are headed in that direction. The real community life of the 21st-century plutocracy occurs on the international conference circuit.

The Atlantic: The Rise of the New Global Elite

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Bill Stone: The caves and the moon

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David Deutsch: Chemical scum that dream of distant quasars