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OPINION: A Few Things Still Bug Me About Rizin FF

By: Albert Miller – Since January of this year, I have been extremely critical of the Rizin Fighting Federation (Rizin, Rizin FF). A big part of my problem is how a lot of people, people who make up the MMA economy & global scene alongside me, are putting so much blind faith into Rizin as if it’s a sure thing. 933 more words

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Connections & Injustice

Last week, someone (very) close to me entered the rarefied atmosphere of the “privileged.”
Consequently, on Friday, I was invited to an extremely exclusive conference, tickets for which sold at a very high (crazy) price — I didn’t have to buy a ticket of course, my name was left at the door. 589 more words

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Crispy Crepe Of Craziness!

When you think crepe, a sweet, fancy, delictable dessert probably comes to mind. But when I think a crepe? I crave banh xeo. What is banh xeo, you may ask? 585 more words

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Will There Ever be Peace Among Religions?

Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump has given several anti-Muslim orations perpetrating a
widespread belief that the United States is at war against Islam. Canada, too, has had its share of people who have an anti-Muslim sentiment. 1,104 more words

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Breaking Up & Breaking Down

So recently I went through my first real breakup… interesting of course because it followed an undefined relationship. He was never my boyfriend, but he certainly is my ex. 1,157 more words

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We, the people

I wrote this essay a couple months ago for a scholarship I was applying to, in which I give my two cents about climate change and attempt to propose a potential solution… 1,005 more words

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Daily Prompt: Pretend

via Daily Prompt: Pretend

Pretense what a misunderstood term…

Sometimes we are forced to pretend to go through the day.

You pretend the tough-shoe-lace stake your boyfriend cooked is the best you’ve had… 159 more words