Keyword: culuture

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  • THE FUTURE OF THE PAST (Mark Steyn)

    03/12/2009 2:50:57 PM PDT · by JLS · 17 replies · 966+ views
    Macleans ^ | 12 March 2009 | Mark Steyn
    THE FUTURE OF THE PAST Thursday, 12 March 2009 from Maclean's When the metaphorical dust has settled on the Plains of Abraham – metaphorical dust being the only kind you’re allowed to kick up on the sacred sod a quarter-millennium on – the larger question remains: What’s the future of the past? That’s to say, the lesson of the last few weeks is that the latter depends on the former. In 1759, General Wolfe won a decisive victory that led to the end of French rule on this continent: that is what we used quaintly to call a “fact”. To...
  • So You Wanna Be A "Hooters" Girl?

    09/15/2005 2:41:57 PM PDT · by radar101 · 99 replies · 2,097+ views
    The Smoking Gun ^ | September 15, 2005 | Hooters Administration
    EXCERPTS: TATTOOS are not allowed to show Failure to comply with Image or Grooming Standards may result in discipline up to and including termination.
  • Raising Boys Without Men: (book reviews)

    08/24/2005 4:06:38 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 13 replies · 577+ views
    Library Journal, Amazon.com ^ | 2 August 2005 | book review
    Raising Boys Without Men: How Maverick Moms Are Creating the Next Generation of Exceptional Men _____ Library Journal review: How do sons of lesbians and single mothers develop their moral character without a father in their lives? That is the question that Drexler (psychology, Weill Medical Coll. of Cornell Univ.) tackles here, and her answer is based on extensive research: these sons develop into sensitive, caring, and communicative human beings rarely prone to aggression who are no less “all boy” than sons of traditional families. Maverick mothers, as Drexler illustrates, seek out male role models, “collect” friends to form an...