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Jul 16 2012

Goodbye Encyclopedia Brown: Thank you Donald J. Sobol


One of my first introductions to critical thinking was through the Encyclopedia Brown books.  They were more like riddles than mysteries, but they always taught you to pay close attention to the details and figure out which part was bullshit. The author of these wonderful books, Donald J. Sobol, has passed away today. If you …

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