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This week I got to go to the ACLU of Massachusetts (ACLUM) Bill of Rights dinner with my whole family and my grandparents. This was exciting for me on so many levels. 703 more words

Life And All The Rest

This Week's Top Picks in Imperial & Global History

Marc-William Palen
History Department, University of Exeter
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From Disney’s fanciful film about African colonization to how the Civil War changed the world, here are this week’s top picks in imperial and global history. 1,097 more words

Imperial & Global History

George Takei Threw Shade At Marvel Using Taylor Swift's New Music Video

Here’s a fun fact that no one at the bar will actually find fun: What does Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” music video, which has been watched nearly 30 million times in only a few short days, have in common with the videos for Shaq’s “You Can’t Stop the Reign” and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony’s “If I Could Teach the World?” They were all directed by the same guy, Joseph Kahn, who also did that… 120 more words

Web Culture

George Takei Applauds Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' Music Video

George Takei Loves Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" Video http://t.co/Vf5afNCPL5 via @bustle

— Allyson Koerner (@AllysonKoerner) May 19, 2015

Read more at Bustle.


Afternoon Funnies- Star Trek Edition

Also known as “Watson Didn’t Want to Write an Article today and Just Dumped a Bunch of Pictures Off His Phone”.  Click on for a mild chuckle.

General Geekery

Jupiter's Bible

I know i know, telling somebody their age is always a problem of every man and a woman if they have enjoyed their teenage life to the core. 465 more words


George Takei: Fighting Prejudice--and Winning.

Courtesy of TED

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. Similar to Black History Month and Women’s History Month, I commemorate this month by finding or re-discovering speeches delivered by women and men who help build and shape our nation. 239 more words

Star Trek