Monthly Archives: December 2011

The meaning of a "Liberal Arts" education

I’m about to graduate college wondering what the hell I’ve been doing in college for the past few years? What could I have possibly learned at this institution that is worth so much of my parents’ savings? I cannot point … Continue reading

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Christmas with Extended, Extended Family

I find that a recurring theme in Christmas specials is a message about the meaning of Christmas: it’s not about the commercialism, but about family, and it’s easy enough for us to get caught up in the tension between the … Continue reading

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Climate Change is NOW

“My view is that we don’t know what’s causing climate change on this planet, and the idea of spending trillions and trillions of dollars to try to reduce CO2 emissions is not the right course for us.” –Mitt Romney 10/28/2011 “Establishment” … Continue reading

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Collective Thought on the Internet

I just opened an email from the Electronic Frontier Foundation claiming to update me about this week’s developments on SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act, a piece of legislation with growing infamy among the internet savvy that is now in … Continue reading

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Something New

It seems like everybody who has something to say is blogging about it these days. I don’t want to be so pretentious as to assert that I have something to say that is worthy of anyone reading, but I do … Continue reading

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