About dave cunningham

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  • dave shared from http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000IMVNQU/ref=r_soa_p_i
    In 1987, the night before presenting a $25 million campaign to Nike, the ad executive Dan Wieden needed a theme to tie together some half a dozen seemingly unrelated TV commercials. The last words of Gary Gilmore, a murderer who had just been executed in Utah, came to mind: “Let’s do it.” The next year, Nike launched “Just Do It,” a campaign that is still running and inspiring billions of people.
    Note: now you know !!
  • dave shared from The Brothers Karamazov (Annotated with Critical Essay and Biography) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    Man, do not pride yourself on superiority to the animals; they are without sin, and you, with your greatness, defile the earth by your appearance on it,
    Note: mankind is more beastly than the animals we refer to as beasts ....
  • dave shared from The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution by Richard Dawkins
    More than 40 per cent of Americans deny that humans evolved from other animals, and think that we – and by implication all of life – were created by God within the last 10,000 years.
    Note: wow.....history deniers....
  • dave shared from In One Person: A Novel by John Irving
    “Your memory is a monster; you forget—it doesn’t. It simply files things away; it keeps things for you, or hides things from you. Your memory summons things to your recall with a will of its own. You imagine you have a memory, but your memory has you!”
  • dave shared from In One Person: A Novel by John Irving
    more than thou showest, / Speak less than thou knowest, / Lend less than thou owest.’ ” Good advice,
    Note: not bad advice
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