CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mallard Creek High School volleyball set a school-record for wins in a single season Tuesday, sweeping Vance 3-0. The Lady Mavs are now 10-5 overall, and all 10 of those victories have been sweeps. 68 more words
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Last week New York Times editorialist David Brooks held forth on the daily habits of famous writers, the implication being that if you want to be a famous writer (or even an infamous writer), you would be well advised to establish a regular schedule that devotes a set period to the work. 824 more words
"Covert Religious Supremacist Agendas": The $1-Billion-A-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of
Have you heard of the $1,750-per-person “Gathering,” which starts Thursday in Orlando, Florida?
Probably not. But if you’re female, gay, non-Christian, or otherwise interested in the separation of church and state, your life has been affected by it. 1,769 more words
Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self who seeks connection, community, love — the values that make for a great eulogy. 35 more words
Not a story and not sociology textbook, yet somehow both at the same time. 115 more words