Morris M. April 23, 2016
From Victorian selfies and Ancient Rome’s own Facebook to a medieval atheistic movement that puts Richard Dawkins’ followers to shame, many modern quirks and movements are actually just cases of history repeating.
Lazy, entitled millennials, selfies,...
Morris M. April 15, 2016
When we think of the Olympics, most of us picture billion-dollar spectacles, professional athletes competing at their absolute physical peak, and a whole world coming together to watch.
That’s the Olympics now. The first modern Olympics in 1896 was an...
Nathan Willey March 18, 2016
Mark Twain once said, “There is no such thing as a new idea. It is impossible. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope.”
As with most things, Twain was absolutely right. Even a lot of “modern...
Morris M. March 3, 2016
Mass shootings are a fact of life in the United States. In the first two months of 2016 alone, there were two major ones in Hesston, Kansas, and in Kalamazoo, plus many smaller incidents that went mostly unreported. Given their frequency, you’d be forgiven for...