Daily Archives: December 5, 2010

Sports and Pagan Religion: A Preliminary Investigation

I would like to note before beginning that I have long been a fan of sports, but nonetheless would like to note that there are some unmistakable and often unexamined parallels between contemporary sports and pagan religion that anyone hostile … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mental Floss History of the United States

Mental Floss History of the United States, by Erik Sass with Will Pearson and Mangesh Hattikudur Despite my own concerns that this book would be a neo-Confederate hack job, the book itself proved to be a reasonably fair, if very … Continue reading

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Haters Gonna Hate

For my picture on this blog I have Sonic the Hedgehog walking in a determined fashion with the caption “Haters Gonna Hate” at the bottom.  Today I would like to examine why this is my picture, and what it means … Continue reading

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