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Sons of Anarchy - Episode 7.10 “Truth and Despondency"

Sons was long overdue for a decent episode. While it wasn’t perfect, not to mention egregiously lengthy yet again, it did accomplish several major feats. Most importantly, “Truth and Despondency” took us back to a time when  1,630 more words

Sons Of Anarchy

Extravanganza Eleganza: Performance, Clothes and Lip Syncing for Your Life

I noted in my last post that sometimes large changes in our life can affect our sense of identity. Certainly when I had some upheaval in my life due to bereavement I was not only sad for the loss of my loved one but also for what it meant to me now. 973 more words


Le Felicitazioni Italia!

Well, if you didn’t know it was the Junior Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday! It was hosted in Malta for the first time, after they won the contest the previous year with Gaia Cauchi’s ballad ‘The Start’. 439 more words


Thumbs Up?

In a world dependent on gasoline, gas stations become a central location where many paths intersect. I frequent my local gas station, Quick Trip in north Tempe, a few times a week for the past two years. 1,204 more words


This Conversation Just Got Started: Fanshen Cox DiGiovanni and ONE DROP OF LOVE

Fanshen Cox: One Drop of Love

The performing arts have the ability to entertain, but more significantly, they provide a creative medium to challenge barriers and create a voice of civilized resistance to ideas and social systems. 717 more words

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Playing at Gender: Wonder Woman, Lady Gaga and Mr. Rogers

Despite what you may think, a real friend is not someone who will stand by you in hard times or beside you in good times or even your dog. 1,137 more words


‘Performativity thesis’: Accounting's mediating role in bringing theoretical statements from economics into life

An interesting “The ‘performativity thesis’ and its critics: Towards a relational ontology of management accounting” by Ed Vosselman, explores accounting’s mediating role in bringing theoretical statements from economics into life. 200 more words