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Proof that one plus one equals three

Here is a small proof that one plus one is equal to three. That is a statement which on the surface seems completely absurd, so to alleviate that first impression, let's carefully establish the logical elements which comprise this proof. Each element will be seen to be logically sound. Then we'll  […]

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Thinking about a rare opposite of Schadenfreude which is neither Freudefreude nor Mudita but Schadenmitgefühl

Schadenfreude: it's not just for humans

The wild headline is intentional because the audience for this article will most likely arrive here by search engines, as people are trying to find "the opposite of schadenfreude," but not the obvious opposite. Of these visitors only a few will appreciate this little word adventure here,  […]

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