Don Jones®

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Back when TV was first invented, their Cathode Ray Tubes weren’t terribly well-designed. They curved a lot, especially at the edges, making the picture at the edges useless. To compensate – to workaround – manufacturers buried the edges of the tube in the TV cabinet, so you could only see the relatively-flatter middle portion of …

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Unfortunately, fires sometimes happen. Right now I’m thinking about real fires: flames, danger, damage, injury, the whole deal. Fires aren’t something you think about very deeply while they’re happening: your goal is getting them out, while minimizing danger and injury. Actually, let’s take injury out of the analogy for a moment – pretend the building is …

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