A blackface holiday in the continent’s most famously tolerant country
Seeking an escape, men today have taken to returning to some version of the old manhood, since there isn’t any other obvious place to go. Get a group of guys together to wear excessively pocketed clothing and smell bad for a few days in a forest, out of sight from others. If you want a physical challenge, hire experts like Matt and Larry to guide you. If you’re a real psycho, try not to kill yourself at a Tough Mudder competition.
Obama has had a good week. And another set of premature Washington obits can safely be ignored.
Enough with the Ron Burgundymania.
The stats have an answer. The stats lie.
Most children’s afterschool activities, a multi-million dollar industry, are run by unregulated entrepreneurs. Kids are routinely taught by those who are not experts in a given area, have no teaching experience or qualifications to work with children, and may not even be CPR-certified. Even worse, not all states require background checks to weed out pedophiles, which is especially shocking in light of the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Except Thomas Hardy no English man of letters could have given by his death such historic importance to the year 1924.