Cognitive Dissonance and Cold Ones

I can sum up the essence of my senior year routine in three words: “thesis, beer, thesis.” (Rinse, lather, repeat.) Maybe “beer, thesis, beer” would be more accurate, but these two activities make the time pass a lot differently, so it’s hard to tell which was more prevalent. This routine

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Gates Cautions Against US Military Intervention in Ath Talk

“Usually the Washington book is ‘If Only They’d Listened to Me,’” said former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates at Claremont McKenna College’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum Wednesday evening. “Frankly, I can’t write that book, because they mostly did listen to me.”     Gates, also the former president of Texas A&M

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