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Reality TV and the Death of Irony

It has been said that irony died with the destruction of the World Trade Center.[1] The 90’s were a decade filled with an ironic undertone that defined pop culture and a culture of not taking things seriously. Shows such as … Continue reading

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Pandora’s Lesson for Earth

Thinking about the past through the eyes of one history wrongly treats the events of the past dualistically. How can two histories of the same event, told by different people, both be accurate? It is all too easy to study … Continue reading

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