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Free The Nipple!

Men’s nipples used to be as shocking as female ones. Indeed, it was illegal for men in many states of America to expose their breasts in public. The difference is that in the early 1930s, men decided that enough was enough. On the beaches and Coney Island, Westchester, Atlantic City. Male swimmers stripped off their …

BJC Lecture 3: Video Games [1080p HD]

BJC Lecture 3: Video Games [1080p HD]

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Lecture 3 Video Games Games. [sound] So, this is again, one of those demystification lectures in which the goal is to explain to you how things work and many of you, how many of you, just as a sense, play video games and love them and want to know how …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – French & English Gardens

HISTORY OF IDEAS – French & English Gardens

There have been two central traditions in European gardening. Each one associated with a great European nation. The first originated in 17th century France, and became known as the “Jardin à la française” or “formal French garden”. The most sublime example of this school of gardening is to be found in the chateau of Vaux-le-Vicomte …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Romanticism

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Romanticism

Romanticism is one of the most important historical events of all time. Unlike a lot of what gets called history, romanticism isn’t a war or a piece of technology or a political event. It refers to the birth of a new set of ideas. It is about a mindset and a way of feeling. Romanticism …

SOCIOLOGY – Alexis De Tocqueville

SOCIOLOGY – Alexis De Tocqueville

Democracy was achieved by such a long arduous and heroic struggle that it can feel embarrassing even shameful to be pretty Disappointed by it Perhaps the best guy to such feelings and to Modern democracy in general is a 19th century French aristocrat [Alexis] De [Tocqueville] Photo Tocqueville Democracy was a highly exotic and new …