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Beloit Mindset Class of 2170

It’s that time of year again. What time? Beloit Mindset time! What? You find it far less valuable than every local news outlet does?

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Create a Whiteboard Desk

As we’ve been renovating our house, I noticed whiteboard paint for sale and thought it’d cool to put some up in a home office. Another idea is creating a whiteboard desk, which Bob Clagett did and describes on his blog, I Like to Make Stuff. Further, one could easily apply whiteboard paint to multiple plans… Read more »

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Werner Herzog’s Literary Criticism of Where’s Waldo

What is the Werner Herzog school of literary criticism? It is sensing the primal nature in everything, including Where’s Waldo. A more important question may be, where isn’t Waldo, as the striped everyman reflects our own need to stand out in an ever crowding world full of tourists and barbarians?

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Chronicle Comments: Part 1

You love to hate them. Now experience user comments from the Chronicle of Higher Education as you’ve never experienced them before. These select gems are care of Euphemisms and the Job Market.