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Pros and Cons of Online College as an Awkward Person

collegeBy: Brad Manock

            I recently completed my college career. I chose an untraditional college career because it was cheaper and because it freed up time for other things. After four years of college courses completed in three and a half years (just bragging no big deal.) I have made some observations about the differences of online college with traditional college. I was in what is known as an “interwoven program” meaning that I did half in-person college courses at a technical college and half online courses so I think I have a good enough perspective to compare these two college formats.

 

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Reasons Going to Parties Can Be Annoying as a Socially Awkward Person

partyBy: Brad Manock

                When I talk about parties, I usually am referring to the gatherings of drunken idiots that are a nightmare for awkward people like me. I am comfortable around small groups of people, three or four other people tops. Parties seem to be an unavoidable staple of life that every awkward person will have to suffer through at some point. I am not “anti-fun” though it might seem that way so far; I am anti “lots of strangers, most of which are complete assholes that will die without ever contributing anything meaningful to the human race.”  That a little harsh? Nah. This article will walk through the process of a large party through my awkward perspective. Continue reading