Minasuk/ March 5, 2016/ Uncategorized

Two Pop Culture Wars: First Over Comics, Then Over Music | New York Times | October 2015 How about this concept for a new movie: A highly ambitious young man kills his father. Then he marries his mother. They have several children together. He becomes a powerful figure. Eventually, though, he is horrified by all he has done, the anguish

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Minasuk/ January 4, 2016/ Uncategorized

Beginning Greek, Again and Again | New York Times | January 2016 But for reasons I don’t understand, some take far longer than others to “get it,” and a few never will. Lack of intelligence isn’t the problem; it’s more about adaptability, acceptance of change. How long should such students go on in the language, hoping for an epiphany? Should

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Minasuk/ July 26, 2015/ Uncategorized