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The arrector pili are small muscles attached to hair follicles in mammals and responsible for goosebumps—when you get goosebumps, the minute muscles pull on the follicle, creating the bump on your skin and raising the hair upwards.

How to Create a Bootable Linux USB Flash Drive, the Easy Way

<img src="/geekers/boot-ubuntu-easy.png" />We've already covered how to use an Ubuntu Live CD to backup files from your dead Windows computer, but using the boot cd can sometimes be a little slow. We can speed up the booting process by installing Ubuntu to a bootable USB flash drive instead.

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Although often erroneously called “CliffNotes”, the ubiquitous yellow study guides that generations of students have consulted are actually called “CliffsNotes” (as in Cliff’s Notes), named after the man, Clifton Hillegass, who created the study guides back in the late 1950s.

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