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Name: Fortune Cookie Philosophy
ID: col10914
Language: English (en)
Summary: Fortune Cookie Philosophy is written by Kenneth Leroy Busbee, a faculty member at Houston Community College in Houston, Texas. Over 550 unique fortune cookies were acquired during dining experiences over a 20 year plus period. The fortunes were placed into 41 independent modules and they are organized into 9 sections/chapters. Enjoy reading and pondering the wisdom and philosophy within.
Subject: Social Sciences
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Copyright Holders: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Maintainers: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Aug 9, 2009 5:14 am GMT-5
Last revision to collection: Oct 24, 2009 11:49 am GMT-5


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Version History

Version: 1.3 Oct 24, 2009 11:49 am GMT-5 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added Google Analytics

Version: 1.2 Aug 10, 2009 9:35 am GMT-5 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Changed printing format to 8.5 x 11.

Version: 1.1 Aug 9, 2009 5:45 am GMT-5 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Initial collection.

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