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If you’re feeling reflective yet vocal, here’s a reader discussion thread you may want to join.Is there a spiritual or philosophical system that guides you through life? In what ways? Are there systems—current or ancient—you'd like to lear…
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Ask a RussianHi. This is Nikita, Nonzero’s Russian staff member. Last time I spoke to Bob over on Patreon, several people said they'd like to ask me some que…
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