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Please chill out about MERS.

Hey people, could you stop with the fits about MERS? If you want to put on a face mask, that’s your prerogative, but keep that crap to yourself. 835 more words

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My thoughts on second language acquisition.

I don’t know why I thought of this so recently. But it’s been buzzing around my head today, so it’s time to rant. I will admit this is a strange place to be for my very first content post, as graduate student finishing up my master’s in history, I would have assumed it would have been something like that. 1,025 more words

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Baltimore Rant

Here’s my take on the riots in Baltimore: No matter what your view on what has driven the police brutality by the Baltimore Police Department, the people protesting/rioting are essentially trying to get back at the police. 97 more words

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Middle Class

So, I had been reading through my daily facebook and of course this article on what middle class was in relation to where you live and of course like everyone else I am curious as to how I stack up against the general public. 556 more words

Middle Class

Ranch Poem - "The World of Self-Reliance"


The World of Self-Reliance

When you look at these
people on the street
some slide on ice
some spread like fire.

You can see it… 153 more words

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Correct and Wrong

Link: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2014/09/26/your-letters-homework-kills-creativity.html

Basically, in Indonesia, a teacher marked a student wrong because he used the wrong method to answer a question, even though the final answer was correct. 144 more words

Societal Concerns

A Different Lifestyle

What do you do after school?


This could possibly be untrue, but from everything I have came across, it has painted a picture in my mind, that Western education systems tend to have a lower quantity of homework and exams, or in another sense, assignments and tests tend to carry a smaller significance in Western students’ lifestyles. 931 more words

Societal Concerns