Scott Michael
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Scott is an ISTJ with an MA, and is usually MIA or AFK IRL. Interrobang him and win a prize.

From the mind of Scott

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The Daddy of All {Unpopular} {Opinions}: Babies are Bad. Parents are Worse.

Parents, your day of reckoning has arrived. You’d do anything for your kid. You may think that makes you a good parent, but it also makes you terrible at being a person.

Scott Michael
July 5, 2019
Lifestyle, Prompts
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{Hi, My Name is ███████:} What the Internet Knows About You

At this point, the internet probably knows more about you than YOU do. Your browsing habits, your whereabouts, your deepest secrets. Is that a bad thing?

Scott Michael
June 24, 2019
Lifestyle, Prompts
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Tattoo by Adal at Majestic Tattoo NYC

I Would Like to Sing Again, Please: A Boy’s {Dream}

When a boy is told not to sing, it doesn’t make the chorus any better. The true story of a young voice finding its way through the noise.

Scott Michael
June 13, 2019
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{In Defense of} That Guy Who Said That Thing Online the Other Day

The Other Day, the world was rocked when That Guy was caught Saying That Thing Online. Some people were upset, but let me tell you how wrong they are.

Scott Michael
May 28, 2019
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Why We Need Driverless Cars Already: An Incomplete and Growing List

There are pros and cons to driverless cars. One author takes a purely rational view and makes a not-at-all impassioned plea to implement this technology.

Scott Michael
May 23, 2019
Wildcard
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The {Hairy} Ball Theorem: Abstract Math that Won’t Drive You Nuts

Scott is a math person. You may not be. But he bets he can still get you to appreciate the power of mathematical thinking, thanks to a certain Hairy Ball.

Scott Michael
May 7, 2019
Prompts, Science
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{What If} You Drank 8 Glasses of Water A Day? A Cautionary Tale

“Drink 8 glasses of water a day.” It’s the most often-ignored advice in the history of the human race. One man finally did it, for better or worse.

Scott Michael
May 2, 2019
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Human Magic No. 1: The Sorcery of {Acquiring a} {Passport}

Ooooh! Human magic. The wicked rite of passage for any international traveler—traverse the bureaucratic quicksand, stir in fairy-kissed morning dew, and voilà! A passport!

Scott Michael
April 26, 2019
Travel
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Delete the Internet: {One Wish}

An inflammatory sonnet about the most inflammatory medium. Might it all be better if it just didn’t exist?

Scott Michael
April 12, 2019
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