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TIL A Roman named Vedius Pollo would kill his servants by throwing them into a pool full of ravenous lampreys  http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Cassius_Dio/54*.html#23.2 
RT @ferrisjabr: a) Giant pufferfish skin b) Snapshot of simulated Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction c) Cadiz Marshes, Spain https://t.co/FPfwJI2LwL
RT @clairlemon: "It was as though she had never heard arguments like Peterson’s before, and was taken aback to discover they existe… https://t.co/JblTnyHYYF
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