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Parents Read Their Sons’ Tinder Messages

Parents Read Their Sons’ Tinder Messages

– You’re weirder than I ever thought. – Today me and my wonderful father are going to be reading through my Tinder messages. – You’re going to be reading the first messages that I’ve been saying to these girls. – You are a little dramatic sometimes, so I don’t know what to expect. – Do …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – The Renaissance

HISTORY OF IDEAS – The Renaissance

The phenomenon known as the Renaissance is one of the standard stops on any tour through the history of Western culture. It encompasses a roughly 300 year period in Europe, where architects, poets and philosophers reconnected with the style and ambitions of ancient Greek and Roman civilization. The reasons for studying the Renaissance nowadays are …

Still on the right side of history? #chooselove

Still on the right side of history? #chooselove

200 boys and girls wave a greeting to England Land of the free Behind these happy pictures lies the grim tragedy of nearly a year of civil war Still echoing their ears, the devastating roar of guns These children have been snatched from a living horror Here we hope the remembrance of the past will …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Wabi-sabi

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Wabi-sabi

When it comes to what things look like, the Western world is obsessed by perfection, by symmetry, and ideal proportion. This is a taste for beauty shaped by reverence for universal laws, mathematics, and an appetite for the perfect and the eternal. Japanese aesthetics are, however, very different indeed, and the core of the difference …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Love

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Love

The strange thing about love is that even though we experienced it in a deeply personal and apparently instinctive way, it has a history. In other words people around the world haven’t always fallen in love the way they do now. The point of rehearsing a few of the telling moments in love’s history is …

What’s your favorite summer fruit? [SUB : ENG/2019.08.04]

What’s your favorite summer fruit? [SUB : ENG/2019.08.04]

What’s our first preference matching? Fruits. (I see) (Everyone, stop shopping now) (Shopping time is over) Pick your favorite fruit. Among bananas, apples, oranges, and watermelons. Joose one from bananas, apples, oranges, and watermelons. (If you’ve decided, head to the tasting booths) (I see) Let’s go. I like all of these fruits. (What should I …

PHILOSOPHY – Albert Camus

PHILOSOPHY – Albert Camus

Albert Camus was an extremely handsome, mid 20th century French Algerian philosopher and writer whose claim to our attention is based on three novels: The Outsider, The Plage, The Fall and two philosophical essays: The Myth of Sisyphus and The Rebel. Camus won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957 and died at the age …