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Top 10 Useless College Degrees and Classes

Top 10 Useless College Degrees and Classes 10. David Beckham studies — Staffordshire University, UK It might sound like a joke, but the squeaky-voiced soccer star actually has a degree course dedicated to him. The course, which is technically classed as “Football Culture”, has been defended by its founder, who argues that degree courses must …

Learn the history of ‘hello’ in 6 minutes!

Learn the history of ‘hello’ in 6 minutes!

Catherine: Hello. I’m Catherine. Rob: Hello. I’m Rob. Catherine: We both started with what is probably the best-known greeting in English and one of the first words English language students learn, and that is ‘hello’! So today in 6 Minute English we’re digging a little deeper into the world of greetings and the fascinating history …

Taking Notes in History

Taking Notes in History

– Your professors are likely to talk a lot. If you’ve been watching these videos, you’ve seen that that’s true. And you see that it’s just a hazard of the profession. Professors are often talkers. You can’t take down everything. A good instructor will tell you, let me pause here and make a digression. You …

Don’t trust Charisma on Command.

Charlie Houpert describes himself as someone who used to be extremely shy especially around women to the point of being voted most likely to break out of his shell in college but now he could walk into a room and quickly become the guy people gravitated towards and he wants to tell you how to …

Wait For It…The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17

Wait For It…The Mongols!: Crash Course World History #17

Hi I’m John Green; this is Crash Course World History and today we’re gonna discuss… wait for it… THE MONGOLS. So you probably have a picture of the Mongols in your head. Yes, that’s the picture: brutal, bloodthirsty, swarthy, humorously mustachioed warriors riding the plains, wearing fur, eating meat directly off the bone, saying, “Bar …