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Learning English

A Case Study In Mendacity: The TSA, Part Two

Suckers Being Suckered (More) Good lord. Witness this from The Washington Post: Obama administration officials spent the weekend sharing different comments on airport security, the latest example of the president and Cabinet secretaries sending mixed messages on policy or politics…

November 23, 2010, by

Learning English

The Medium Is The Message: Poor Word Choice

Easier Rephrased It took a lot of digging into what I would consider a horribly drafted University of Toronto document on “The Medium is the Message,” the famous quote by Marshall McLuhan. I wanted to get to the point; the…

October 23, 2010, by

Lifestyle

3 Reasons Why Books Are Better Than Your Highly Prized Gadgets

1. They don’t make noises while you’re in the middle of something. 2. You don’t need to sit in crowded coffee-shops to feel connected. 3. No Loading Times created with strip generator

September 26, 2010, by