Daily Archives: October 29, 2015

Book Review: Why The South Lost The Civil War

Why The South Lost The Civil War, by Richard E. Beringer, Herman Hattaway, Archer Jones, and William N. Still, Jr. As someone who enjoys reading a lot about the Civil War, including the reasons for how and why it ended … Continue reading

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Album Review: 151a

151a is the title of the first album by violinist and performer Kishi Bashi [1], and although the title is a puzzling mystery, the number 151 itself does have personal importance and has always been one of my favorite numbers. … Continue reading

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These Are The Good Old Days

For a variety of personal reasons, I have never been a particularly nostalgic person, except in the sense of negative nostalgia spoken of by writers such as Lois McMaster Bujold, for example, in her novel A Civil Campaign [1]. The … Continue reading

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