We all go through some rough time in our lives, and it changes us: for the bad or good. It all just depends on the situation, but sometimes there are things that bring us down so much that we get in a rut or funk and it’s hard to get out. 446 more words
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Venetian “Galley of Flanders.” Illustration of a 15th-century trade galley from a manuscript by Michael of Rhodes (1401–1445) written in 1434.
For Byzantine Emperor Constantine XI a successful defense of the city depended on relief from Christian Europe. 2,859 more words
Ninth seed Rafael Nadal overcame a spirited resistance from number six seed Gael Monfils to make the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.
Nadal, a winner in Melbourne in 2009, now faces third seed Milos Raonic in the quarter-finals after a 6-3 6-3 4-6 6-4 win over Monfils. 186 more words
Dystopian films have found a foothold in modern cinema. This subgenre of science fiction presented bleak warnings of what the future could hold and how we could improve by showing us cautionary tales. 1,576 more words