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By Sierra Rhodes

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About this blog: I was born and raised in Livermore with scientist parents who moonlight as musicians and a brother who is much louder and much more fun than I am. I am a published and very poorly paid author of the young-adult fantasy 'I Am Not L...  (More)

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Come on people, the NSA just want to be friends...
Jun 11, 2013 3:59 pm
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In light of the recent revelations about the NSA's less-than-kosher behavior regarding surveillance, I feel it's important to find a silver lining in all this.

Sure,... More
Hefty holidays
Dec 23, 2013 3:40 pm
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I'm dreaming of a thin Christmas. A holiday season where I don't compulsively eat twelve ginger snaps at one time, where I can put down the fourth York mint patty,... More
Insert 'Jaws' theme song here
Aug 6, 2013 2:35 pm
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This week is a special week. Not because school looms on the horizon, not because of the panicked scramble for on sale pencils and notebooks.

This is Shark Week.... More
Shall I compare work to a summer's day?
Jun 27, 2013 3:29 pm
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In high school, summers meant a break. Break meant gleefully emptying our brains of any academic information, letting our synapses run on television, trips to the... More
On second thought, let's just pet the bunnies
Jun 21, 2013 3:18 pm
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The goat has never been accused of being a majestic creature. With their strangely shaped pupils, their tendency to eat everything and a general taste for destruction,... More
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