Gold dust along with coin and ingot from 1800s
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Quitting Quora? … Not Really, just a Question Hiatus or No Time For Gold Dust

This is gold dust. After the discovery of gold at Sutter’s Mill in 1849 people wanting to strike it rich, or even just to make a decent living with little to no other prospects, made the arduous journey in droves to California from all across the United States. In those days miners might work a […]

My highest earning question has earned me $8.61 (Screenshot: Eric Hepperle)
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How I Finally Broke $100 on Quora & My Top 10 Quora Partner Program Questions

Why I like the Quora Partner Program The types of things I inquire about on Quora generally fall into these basic categories: History Etymology Religion Philosophy Worldview Ethics Technology Employment & Income Natural Healing Supernatural & Metaphysics Living in America Oh and Politics, but more of what might be called “philosophy of politics”. Now I’ve […]

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Asimov On The Key To Living A Happy Life. Or Not

Originally published: 06/13/2010 The Key To Happiness I have come to the conclusion that sound reasoning tempered with experience, empathy for others, and respect for one’s body and soul guided by a rational world-view is the formula for living a healthy, happy, productive life. – Isaac Asimov I totally made this so-called Asimov quote up […]