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Vapid Adjectives of Basketball Players Are Actually Just Racist?

March 31, 2010 by


Everything about written argument I’ve learned on sports and politics message boards. If there’s one thing I’ve learned in the 10 years of message board posting, it’s that no matter how much you argue, people rarely ever seem to change their minds. Urban Planning guru Donald Shoup kept saying during class “the problem can’t be […]

History Is A String of Snapshots

March 29, 2010 by


I tend to think that things we study in history are mere snapshots of certain points in time in particular areas. Snapshots can often be deceiving, either capturing everything or nothing at all. So basically, when you say you’re studying history, you’re studying mere snapshots of certain points in time in a particular area or […]