What’s the appropriate resolution?

If you don’t ask the question, you probably won’t get the answer. The microwave in my office has a button that says, “add a minute.” That’s not helpful, as there are plenty of items that need thirty seconds or ninety seconds, neither of which is possible if all you can do is add a minute. […]

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