Rap is an interesting medium. Because of the style that it is, it`s often rather difficult to tell what`s being “sung” beneath the heavy beats and slick production. In my opinion, this is a dangerous thing… Jay Z – TRANSLATED It`s interesting when you can actually see what`s being said. Also… A Rap Dictionary Continue reading Rap

Now Hiring!

Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, Oklahoma

Enclosed is an announcement of a tenure-track position in philosophy at the rank of assistant professor. We hope to fill this position rapidly; the target date for our final decision is July 31.

We are more interested in looking at candidates with real teaching experience than in newly minted Ph.D`s, who might have unrealistic expectations about the possibilities for academic growth at an institution such as ours. Oklahoma State University is a regional university which serves students in the northeast portion of the state including Oklahoma City.

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The measure of a man

…three of King David`s best soldiers went down and came about harvest time to David at the cave of Adullam, when a band of Philistines was encamped in the Valley of Rephaim. David was then in the stronghold, and the garrison of the Philistines was then at Bethlehem. David said longingly, “O that I had … Continue reading The measure of a man


Mood: Pensive Weather: Hot and Sunny Reading: The Gospel of Matthew, Chapter IX, Verse 9 Listening To: Sarah McLachlan, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy Today I am twenty-seven years old. In the early morning hours of this day, in 1976 I was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut – a well-to-do suburb of New York City. Yes, a well-to-do … Continue reading XXVII

A Message From Roger

Standing on Clearwater`s Pier 60, a little boy put a note in a bottle: “To whoever finds this, please write me a letter and let me know.” Nineteen years went by. Roger, we got your note. By LANE DeGREGORY Times Staff Writer St. Petersburg Times July 10th 2003 ST. PETERSBURG – At first, he … Continue reading A Message From Roger