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A Kayak Is Like Any Other Consumer Good

a: A kayak ~
b: any other consumer good

What: "A kayak is like any other consumer good in that it should perform as the manufacturer claims it will. Check the manufacturers fine print for the life and terms of the warranty. Most reputable manufacturers will stand behind their products, but it is imperative that you know the warranty terms before your purchase."

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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Feb 15 2012 10:18 PM


The Pet Door Model Of The Unconcious

a: Acceptance ~
b: a pet door

What: "Acceptance is like a pet door through which all good qualities would get into us."

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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: May 10 2012 4:16 PM



a: Amygdala ~
b: librarian

What: "The amygdala is like a librarian, granting access to a plethora of memories and knowledge we've learned over the years; however, several files are inaccessible, as a subconscious measure to control the trauma we invoke onto ourselves."

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Writer: Lenny Benologa
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Date: Oct 17 2013 10:48 AM



a: Diffusion ~
b: tree branches

What:

"Diffusion is the concept from experimental science. Molecules will move cross cell membranes, form high concentration to a low concentration. To me, diffusion is like tree branches. The starting point is the root. And it distributes the nutrition to the branches, and then sub-branches, finally reach to the tip. "


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Writer: Qing Wang
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Date: Dec 30 2013 6:49 PM



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