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On The Surface: A Commentary on Mainstream Music

First thing first, the number of times I’ve had to unwillingly listen to Alan Walker’s Faded in the past year is obscene.

What I consider mainstream music is those songs that are overplayed on the radio, with simple (and sometimes cringe worthy) chords and rhythms. 587 more words

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French in Action: A Beginning Course in Language and Culture: The Capretz Method, Third Edition Review | Learn French


French in Action: A Beginning Course in Language and Culture: The Capretz Method, Third Edition Review Posted on January 27, 2016 by jpm View on Amazon Add to cart Rating:  Amazon Price: $70.00 $52.99 You save: $17.01 (24%). 118 more words

I'm not stupid.

I have acted out of character the past couple of weeks.  For the first time, maybe ever, I have spent a significant amount of time watching both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions.   415 more words

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Royal House of Ghassan is accredited by the United Nations

The Sovereign Imperial and Royal House of Ghassan was granted “Special Consultative Status” by the United Nations Economical and Social Council.

The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC; French: Conseil économique et social des Nations unies, CESNU) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, responsible for coordinating the economic, social and related work of 14 UN specialized agencies, their functional commissions and five regional commissions. 224 more words

Middle East

Let's sing along! Trini team goes Karaoke

On Tuesday, we had the amazing chance to truly experience Trinidadian culture first hand. When the sun set, our team head off to St. Augustine where you will find the famous “We Bar”. 283 more words

Trinidad Expedition

The Meme Response

Today’s post contains content of an adult nature.

You know for any articulate response to complex issues there is always that one person who thinks it can be answered by a meme. 422 more words

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