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Inside Out and Backwards

To understate the obvious (double whammy!) Arab and Western cultures have some…difficulties understanding¬†each other. But don’t worry–I can totally fix this. Yes, it’s true that I’m completely untrained in anthropology or sociology, and have done zero structured¬†research. 1,543 more words

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Natural Facts

Okay, kids. This is a test. I want you to think REALLY hard. When was the last time you heard any straight-faced conversation that touched on the term “women drivers”? 1,808 more words

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What the Cave Man Knew

I have always loved history in the laziest way possible. I love the stories, and the complicated way stories cross and influence each other, and I love puzzling over why people did what they did and how the consequences still play out today. 1,710 more words

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